What Are Red Spots on Abdomen? (photo)

A few months ago red spots began appearing on my abdomen, slowly growing and becoming scaly and itchy at times. I've had the same type of spots before but they went away. Now they're back. Anyone know what they are?

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Red Spots

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Looks like psoriasis. Psoriasis can come and go as you describe. The middle picture exemplifies the Koebner phenomenon in which stroking or traumatizing an area can duplicate the condition. 


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