Skin rash: Introduction
Skin rash: A reaction to the exposure of the skin to an allergen.
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causes, and treatments of Skin rash is available below.
Symptoms of Skin rash
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Alternative Treatments for Skin rash
Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed in various sources as possibly beneficial for Skin rash may include:
- Oatmeal bath
- Marigold flowers (calendula)-steeped for compress
- Chamomile flowers-steeped for compress
- Witch hazel leaves-steeped for poultice (wet leaves on skin)
- Walnut tree leaves-steeped for compress
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Skin rash: Complications
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Causes of Skin rash
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causes of Skin rash
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Disease Topics Related To Skin rash
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Skin rash: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Skin rash
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms.
Although the most common symptoms are anal...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain,...read more »
Poorly healing leg rashes a classic sign of chronic disease: Recurring leg rashes,
or poorly healing leg rashes, are a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes,
particularly of Type 2 diabetes, but also Type 1 diabetes.
They can...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff"...read more »
Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer
from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed.
The main problem is that psoriasis is rare in children, and not often
seen by...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical...read more »
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Definitions of Skin rash:
Diseases in which skin eruptions or rashes are a prominent manifestation. Classically, six such diseases were described with similar rashes; they were numbered in the order in which they were reported. Only the fourth (Duke's disease), fifth (ERYTHEMA INFECTIOSUM), and sixth (EXANTHEMA SUBITUM) numeric designations survive as occasional synonyms in current terminology.
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Any red eruption of the skin
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
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