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Old 06-10-2003, 06:40 PM   #1
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Post Red circle-Like bug bite

It starts out as a bright red circle. Looks like a bug bite. Doesn't itch. Then this red mark scales over to a white crust. If I dont scratch it, it will stay like that for weeks. No one can agree on what it is. Any ideas. Could it be stressed related?

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Old 06-11-2003, 08:08 AM   #2
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It almost sounds like a roundworm. I'd see a doctor pronto.
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Old 06-11-2003, 04:50 PM   #3
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I think Mascara Mess means a ringworm. It is a fungal type skin problem. Your doc can give you some cream to help. It is no big deal.

Old 06-11-2003, 07:21 PM   #4
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Sounds like ringworm to me too. A good anti-fungal cream will clear it right up if you put it on several times a day for a few days.

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