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I need someone to take a look at my daughters spots

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i need someone to take a look at my daughters spots
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Medical
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
my doctor says they are inflamed hair follicles. i think they look like tick bites....
has been going on since 4 weeks now. dotted around the body.. leg arm, chest, bum, about 5 in total. started on chin, gave fucidic acid cream which appeared to work, but left a scar. now they are popping up on her body
Expert:  Daniel Sheibley, MD replied 10 months ago.

Those do appear to be ingrown hairs, however I'd recommend culturing the pus in one and prescribing the appropriate oral antibiotic, not just a cream.

Expert:  Daniel Sheibley, MD replied 10 months ago.

Your primary care physician can do this for you. No need to go to the ER. Does that answer your question to satisfaction?
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Expert:  Daniel Sheibley, MD replied 10 months ago.

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