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Glossary for Elbow rash

Medical terms related to Elbow rash or mentioned in this section include:

  • Allergies: Immune system over-reaction to various substances.
  • Arm rash: An eruption on the skin of the arm.
  • Arm symptoms: Symptoms affecting the arm
  • Bacterial meningitis: Bacterial meningitis is a form of meningitis caused by bacteria that normally lives in the mouth and throat. When the immune system is unable to supress this bacteria, it travels to the cerebrospinal spinal fluid in the brain. From there it affects the membranes surrounding the brain.
  • Behind knee rash: An eruption on the skin behind the knee.
  • Bone symptoms: Symptoms affecting the body's bones
  • Buttock rash: An eruption on the skin of the buttocks.
  • Calf rash: An eruption on the skin of the ankle.
  • Chickenpox: Common viral infection.
  • Contact dermatitis: Skin reaction to an irritant
  • Cradle Cap: Common scalp condition in babies
  • Dandruff: Scaly and dry material that is shed from the scalp
  • Dermatitis: Inflammation of the skin.
  • Discoid eczema: Discoid eczema is a common form of skin inflammation and irritation characterized by its round or oval shape. The size of the lesions may vary from a few millimetres to centimetres across. The cause is unknown but minor injuries such as insect bites may be triggers. The lesions tend to occur most often on the limbs.
  • Dry skin: Dryness, cracking or scaling of the skin.
  • Eczema: Skin rash usually from allergic causes.
  • Elbow conditions: Conditions that affect the elbow
  • Elbow injury: An injury that affects the elbow
  • Elbow pain: Pain or discomfort at the elbow
  • Elbow rash in children: An elbow rash in children is an eruption or reaction of the skin of the elbow of a child.
  • Elbow symptoms: Symptoms affecting the elbow
  • Erythema nodosum: Allergic skin condition usually on the legs
  • Finger rash: Finger rash is change of the skin which affects its color, appearance or texture.
  • Groin rash: Change of the skin which affects its colour, appearance or texture in the groin area.
  • HIV/AIDS: HIV is a sexually transmitted virus and AIDS is the progressive immune failure that HIV causes.
  • Heat rash: Skin rash due to hot and humid weather
  • Hives: Specific type of skin rash
  • Joint symptoms: Symptoms affecting the joints.
  • Leg symptoms: Symptoms affecting the leg
  • Limb symptoms: Symptoms affecting the limbs
  • Measles: Once common viral infection now rare due to vaccination.
  • Melanoma: Melanoma is the most dangerous type of skin cancer. It is the leading cause of death from skin disease. It involves cells called melanocytes, which produce a skin pigment called melanin. Melanin is responsible for skin and hair color.
  • Musculoskeletal symptoms: Symptoms affecting muscles or bones of the skeleton.
  • Palm rash: Change in the skin which affects the color, appearance or texture.
  • Psoriasis: Psoriasis is an inflammatory skin condition where the defective immune system causes skin cells to grow rapidly. It affects a significant number of people. Arthritis, which can be severe, is associated with the psoriasis in up to a third of cases. Not all patients who are susceptible to the condition will develop it - roughly 10% of those susceptible will actually develop the condition. There are various environmental factors which can trigger the onset of the disease e.g. strep throat (common trigger), some medication, stress and cold weather. Once the disease develops, it may resolve on its own or with treatment or may become a persistent chronic condition. The severity and duration of symptoms is variable.
  • Q fever: A disease caused by Coxiella burnetti which causes fever, headache and muscle pain.
  • Rash: Rash of any type affecting the skin.
  • Scabies: Mite infection of the skin common in institutions.
  • Skeletal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skeletal system such as the bones.
  • Skin problems: Any condition that affects the skin
  • Skin rash: Change in the skin which affects the color, appearance or texture.
  • Skin symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skin.
  • Sole rash: An eruption on the skin of the sole.
  • Stasis dermatitis:
  • Syphilis: A sexually transmitted disease caused by a bacteria (Treponema pallidum). The condition is often asymptomatic in the early stages but one or more sores may be present in the early stages. Untreated syphilis usually results in remission of visible symptoms but further severe damage may occur to internal organs and other body tissues which can result in death.
  • Underarm rash: An eruption on the skin of the underarm.
  • Weals: Drug reaction, allergy, infection, lupus, overactive thyroid, polycythemia, rheumatic fever, blisters, amyloidosis, progesterone increase, Still's Disease, pregnancy, vasculitis

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