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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: 11 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 11 months ago.

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

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 11 months ago.

Possibly

do you have a pic?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Great
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 11 months ago.

Ok. Do you have a picture you can attach?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 11 months ago.

any new meds, foods, supplements or detergents?

is it itchy?

Customer: replied 11 months 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 11 months ago.
No not itchy, warm if anything ... but mildly so
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Looks awful In flesh but peharps looks worse than is ?
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Getting itchy now though, inc my ears
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Ears are roasting hot
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Are you still there ?
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Hello? Presumably I should phone 111 then?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 11 months ago.

I'm here

do you have benadryl or anything at home for allergies?

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 11 months ago.

are you short of breath at all?

Customer: replied 11 months 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 11 months ago.

okay then you need to call 111 okay?

Customer: replied 11 months 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 11 months ago.

I told you to call 111.