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Glossary for Itchy rash in children

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

  • Atopic dermatitis: Skin rash usually from allergic causes.
  • Body symptoms: Symptoms affecting the entire body features.
  • Brain symptoms: Symptoms affecting the brain
  • Chickenpox: Common viral infection.
  • Child health symptoms: Symptoms related to pediatric (child) health.
  • Common symptoms: The most common symptoms
  • Contact dermatitis: Skin reaction to an irritant
  • Eczema: Skin rash usually from allergic causes.
  • Erythema multiforme: An allergic inflammatory skin disorder which has a variety of causes and results in skin and mucous membrane lesions that affect mainly the hands, forearms, feet, mouth nose and genitals.
  • Fungal infections: Symptoms from various fungal infections
  • Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
  • Hives: Specific type of skin rash
  • Insect bites:
  • Itching skin: Itching feeling of the skin.
  • Itchy rash: Skin rash that itches
  • Lice: A parasitic insect that can infect humans
  • Measles: Once common viral infection now rare due to vaccination.
  • Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
  • Neurological symptoms: Any symptoms that are caused by neurological conditions
  • Pain: Any type of pain sensation symptoms.
  • Parvovirus: A family of viruses that contain the human parvo virus B19
  • Pityriasis Rosea: A skin rash that starts with a large scaly spot and then develops into groups of smaller patches. The condition usually resolves itself within about 8 weeks.
  • Pityriasis Versicolor: Fungal skin infection
  • Prickly rash: Prickly rash refers to a skin eruption or reaction that develops due to excessive heat and sweating and feels itchy, stinging, or prickly.
  • Rash: Rash of any type affecting the skin.
  • Rash in children: Rash in children refers to a child with a skin eruption or reaction.
  • Rosacea: Inflammatory rash affecting cheeks, nose, forehead, chin
  • Roseola infantum: Contagious infant conditions
  • Rubella: A contagious viral infection caused by the Rubella virus which produces a rash and lymph node swelling. It can have serious implication in pregnant women as the virus can be transmitted through the placenta and cause serious fetal defects or even fetal death.
  • Scabies: Mite infection of the skin common in institutions.
  • Seborrheic keratosis: Thickening of the skin condition usually from age
  • Sensations: Changes to sensations or the senses
  • Sensory symptoms: Symptoms affecting the sensory systems.
  • Skin problems: Any condition that affects the skin
  • Skin symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skin.
  • 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.
  • Typhus: A general name for various arthropod-borne rickettsial infections
  • Viral exanthema: Viral exanthema is a widespread skin rash triggered by a viral infection. These rashes are more common in children than adults. The rashes are usually not itchy.
  • Weals: Drug reaction, allergy, infection, lupus, overactive thyroid, polycythemia, rheumatic fever, blisters, amyloidosis, progesterone increase, Still's Disease, pregnancy, vasculitis

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