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    Allergic reaction or something worse????
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    Idunno2 posted:
    I was going through some old close in my closet and put on one of the t shirt and a couple of minutes later i felt itchy and immediately took off the tshirt, but about a half an hour later i noticed 5 tiny pimples from the right side of my next to my left shoulder. And it feels like something is on me. Should i be concerned?View Thread
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    Mohiba K Tareen, MD responded:
    Old clothes contain allergens as well as mites. If the bumps do not dissipate in 5-7 days I would consult your doctor. In the meantime, try 1% hydrocortisone cream (this is sold over-the-counter) and is safe for short periods of use.
    Dr. Mohiba Tareen
    Tareen Dermatology, Roseville, Minn
    Castle Connoly's America's Top Cosmetic Dermatologists
    Adjunct Assistant Professor Univ of MN Dept of Dermatology
    www.TareenDermatology.com


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