Allergy

Question
Posted by: | 2017/11/22

Q.

is this a allergic reaction or do i need to see a doctor?

red skin irritation on entire body, glands are swollen and painful, have a lump behind my neck which is small and no increase in size but painful

Expert's Reply

A.

Allergy expert
- 2017/12/05

The lymph glands appear to be swollen which indicates a possible bacterial skin infection, hence the red skin on body. You should see a doctor with a view to prescribing antibiotics to prevent septicaemia and a more severe life-life-threateneing infection.

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