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Elbow pit rash

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 44 years experience
Eczema : Eczema and psoriasis are common but there are other diseases that could be causing this.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Allergy and Immunology 30 years experience
Eczema: If the rash is on the folds, it is likely to be eczema and it is not related to teething. Moisturize your child's skin regularly and see an allergist ... Read More
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 54 years experience
No: Sounds more like a dermatologic or allergic problem. For the rash, call your pediatrician who may want you to see dermatologist or allergist. For te... Read More
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Dr. Eyal Simchi
Specializes in Pediatric Dentistry
Not probable: A rash behind the knees and elbows sounds more like eczema. Teething will not typically cause a rash. Have your childs rash looked at by his/her pedia... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
Dermatology 72 years experience
ITCHY ELBOWS?: HOW LONG HAVE THEY BEEN ITCHY? SOUNDS LIKE A CONTACT DERMATITIS FROM SOMETHING YOU HAVE BEEN IN CONTACT WITH. THINK HARD WHAT YOU WERE DOING JUST BEFO... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology 45 years experience
Could be: It could be eczema, or a contact dermatitis, or insect bites, or a fungus infection ("ringworm"). A dermatologist will know.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carin Van Gelder
Emergency Medicine 26 years experience
Possibly: You might have ringworm; it's impossible to diagnose a skin disorder without seeing it. Consider seeing a dermatologist, or another primary care doc.... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Carter
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31 years experience
Probably, but: I would not blow it off. Many infants are allergic to a food that is causing the rash. Getting an allergy evaluation to determine if a food is relat... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Lio
Dermatology 21 years experience
Need more info: Dermatology is pretty visual, so it's hard to know what is going on without seeing it. Eczema, psoriasis, and urticaria (hives) can develop around th... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edoardo Cervoni
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ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 28 years experience
Unlikely : Unlikely so, but a quick look from a trained physician should be a enough to clarify the culprit.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Allergic reaction?: If two normal healthy people start to get similar rashes on just the neck and part of one arm, and the bumps are itchy, red, and raised, it is likely ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Unlikely: If the rash goes away by itself in 10 mins, I can't think of a serious illness causing this phenomenon.
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