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11 Dec 2012

Sun Rash
I get a skin rash if my skin is exposed to the sun for a period of time. I have taken a general allergy test but all negative.
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01 Jan 0001

Kevin

It is possible that the sun exposure causes a heat rash. There is not much that you can do about this, except to apply sunscreen and to cover up when you go outside. This is not an uncommon appearance and I do hope that by covering up, your symptoms will disappear.

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