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Suddenly developed red blotches all over my upper body ..

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Suddenly developed red blotches all over my upper body .. chest to elbow ... should I be concerned ?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

Possibly

do you have a pic?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Great
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

Ok. Do you have a picture you can attach?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

any new meds, foods, supplements or detergents?

is it itchy?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No nothing new tbh, we've been out for dinner, fairly standard, this has occurred in last 1hr since home .. feel fine all the same tbf
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No not itchy, warm if anything ... but mildly so
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Looks awful In flesh but peharps looks worse than is ?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Getting itchy now though, inc my ears
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ears are roasting hot
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Are you still there ?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hello? Presumably I should phone 111 then?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

I'm here

do you have benadryl or anything at home for allergies?

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

are you short of breath at all?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
More so than normal, I'm asthmatic but I've got my ventolin & whilst not 100% after taking I'm breathing better than I have with a chest infection
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

okay then you need to call 111 okay?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
in other words im fine.,, ! Good lord this service is shockingly immoral ... God help anyone who gets in touch & might be really ill, you'll ask for a fiver before giving real help or do you just try to take coin from the Semi well & concerned ? Im assuming im OK or you'd have told me otherwise by now as a human being ? Hope I'm right/ok health wise, if I wake tommorow then ����
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

I told you to call 111.