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rash
Jan 10, 2002

does severe itching on the arms when scratching reddish skin lesions about pencil erasure, pimple sized appear all over sound like rash of ARS? It happens about 3 weeks after a brief tongue-tongue kissing with someone. After taking Benadryl it subsided then started it again several hours later. I used a new lotion on my arms shortly before the rash but not sure what is related to? It's been persisting for few days no sign of disappearance. It's itching really bad. I also had a mild sore throat and swollen lymph nodes (something I used to have) in the neck for a day or two, a week after the kissing. One hot flush at night sweat my neck before the rash. Besides seeing a doctor, do these sound like ARS symptoms?

Thank you very much.

Response from Dr. Henry

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