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Rashes to sores

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • January 5, 2009
  • 05:37 AM

I have been suffering this skin problem for almost 5 months now. I have been seen by the doctor more that 5 times and each time they give me an antibiotic(different kinds) it will temporarily go away, but the rashes comes right back. At first, I had a minor scratch on my arm, that developed two pimple-like infections on the scratch. It was red and sore, so they said that it was just an infection. Got 2 kinds antibiotics, came back a week later with a rash on my entire trunk and chest area. They were extremely itchy, and so scratching made them scaly but not bleeding or oozing, just itchy and dry. Got a diagnosis of Scabies. Got the cream, applied it before bed, I think I had to leave it on my body for about 12 hours or so. That didn't help. I used up the entire tube and the rash didn't go away. I went again after that they said it looked like a drug reaction, so they recommended not to take any meds and just use benadryl. had some amoxicillin in the med. cabinet so I ended up taking that instead. It went away, but as soon as the 8 days of meds was done, 3 days after that, the rashes came back again. same thing, I ended up taking cephalexin for ten days, got ointment(clobetasol) that made it go away again, and then 3-4 days after all those meds, the rash came back. took cephalexin again and the rashes went away. Now I have previous rashes on my legs and feet, that have turned into sores that are oozing clear fluid, I wake up with a new sore on my feet. They are like the size of a dime. They are making my legs sore, and the oozing is uncontrollable. It's extremely ithcy. Please help me.

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  • My name is Lucinda I got a rash on my arms, legs and stomache after I gave birth to my daughter. It has almost been a year and I have been treated for scabies also, did not help (overnite cream). I have been given antabiotics. I have seen 8 doctors and 1 dermatologist and I now have no medical coverage. My legs and stomache itched for about 6 months and then stoped itching but the rash never goes away. It sometimes fades, but gets brighter after a shower. I have been tested for many things such as staff, msrv (I think that is what it is called). I am at a loss and it is $300 dollars for a biopsy of the rash. I am at a loss. I hope you find a cure! If so please let me know.
    Anonymous 42789 Replies
    • January 5, 2009
    • 04:35 PM
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  • Now read electromagnetic sensitivity under Wickipedia to get the truth.
    richard wayne2b 1232 Replies
    • January 6, 2009
    • 01:47 PM
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  • Hey,Blaze,old girl,why don't YOU read what's at Wickepedia and let a little fresh air into that stagnant brain of yours?
    richard wayne2b 1232 Replies
    • January 7, 2009
    • 04:22 PM
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  • I have read the Freiberger report.What can I say? it was wriiten by a bunch of holistics,naturopaths,and other pseudoscientific sorts.
    richard wayne2b 1232 Replies
    • January 7, 2009
    • 04:28 PM
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