Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 

Skin rash

Skin rash: Introduction

Skin rash: A reaction to the exposure of the skin to an allergen. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Skin rash is available below.

Symptoms of Skin rash

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Skin rash:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Skin rash?

Skin rash: Related Patient Stories

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)
  • more treatments »

Skin rash: Complications

Read more about complications of Skin rash.

Causes of Skin rash

Read more about causes of Skin rash.

More information about causes of Skin rash:

Disease Topics Related To Skin rash

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Skin rash:

Skin rash: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

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...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it...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...read more »

Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go...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 »

Skin rash: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Skin rash

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Skin rash:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Skin rash, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Evidence Based Medicine Research for Skin rash

Medical research articles related to Skin rash include:

Click here to find more evidence-based articles on the TRIP Database

Skin rash: Animations

Research about Skin rash

Visit our research pages for current research about Skin rash treatments.

Skin rash: Broader Related Topics

Skin rash Message Boards

Related forums and medical stories:

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Skin rash, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

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)

 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise