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Looks like masquito bite but its a lot.

my two year old has red spots like masquito bites but in a three inch diameter there is around 7 bites on the leg(not in a triangle all over in the area). there are about 20 total on both leg and arms. we were thinking chicken pox but there is none on the belly or back. he is not itching them but he has a runny nose. i was thinking allergy reaction but i would think it be on the rest of his body. i gave him bendryl he is sleeping but i am concerned what does it sound like to you?

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Levink_08

Asked by Levink_08 at 9:22 PM on Jun. 23, 2011 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • Since the benadryl have they disappeared? Do you have chiggers where you are?

    pookiekins34

    Answer by pookiekins34 at 9:24 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

  • Sounds like it's time to call the doc.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:28 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

  • no we dont have chiggers i never even heard of them till i went online looking it up. they were still there when he went down. my younger son had masquito bites sonday but they went away and had 3 on his face and 6 on his arm. but i never seen masquitos so close together.
    Levink_08

    Comment by Levink_08 (original poster) at 9:30 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

  • If you aren't sure then you might call the doc in the morning.
    pookiekins34

    Answer by pookiekins34 at 9:31 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

  • Good luck with it.
    pookiekins34

    Answer by pookiekins34 at 9:32 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

  • Have you looked up bed bugs? It sounds gross and creepy but we stayed in a place once with them and they bite close together in what areas are exposed while sleeping. Depending on how many there are you can have a few or be covered. But the one thing that stood out to us was they usually bite in clumps or several in a straight line. And can get pretty big like whelps. Maybe look up some pics. Aside from that, my niece is allergic to mesquittos and everytime she gets bit they get huge! like giant mesquito bites lol.
    Trinity001

    Answer by Trinity001 at 10:07 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

  • over the nite they went away or i just cant see them. so yeah thanks for all your advice i am at time a worry wort
    Levink_08

    Comment by Levink_08 (original poster) at 9:04 AM on Jun. 24, 2011

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