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Went to Antigua over a year ago have to small areas of rash

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Went to Antigua over a year ago have to small areas of rash in my leg sometimes itchy tried lots off creams nothing has worked
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
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Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
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can you upload a clear jpg digital photo of the rash?

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Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
what creams have you tried.

that looks like it could be a fungal infection or psoraisis

it could also be a skin MRSA type of resistant bacterial infection

which would need a skin culture to diagnose and strong prescription antibiotic ointments to treat.

do you have a doctor you can see who can do a skin wound culture of that area to check for MRSA or bacterial skin infection?

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