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heat rash in infants and skin discoloration

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Dr. Julan Crane
25 years experience Pediatrics
Infant heat rash : Keep him a cool environment

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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Depends : Treatment would depend on what the rash is from. Without a detailed description of where it is & what it looks like little can be offered as treat ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Face rashes: Rashes are very common in infants, who have very sensitive skin. Using a hypoallergenic washes and moisturizers such as Cetaphil or Aquaphor will kee ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Cappaert
59 years experience Ophthalmology
May not be heat rash: You should have the baby examined by a pediatrician. This may not be heat rash but eczema or impetigo.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
19 years experience Dermatology
Usually: Restrictive clothing, friction, are the usual causes.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Visual evaluation : Skin things usually require a vivid detailed description or direct visual exam. Since this forum does not include any ability to view photos or other ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Rash: No, the moisture you are feeling is serous flips id from your excoriated skin
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Heat rash: The only benefit of using an antibiotic cream on a heat rash would be it's moisturizing effects. A cream or ointment with Hydrocortisone may be more ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
24 years experience Family Medicine
Cool and dry: Try any of the various powders like gold bond or cornstarch to keep everything cool and dry.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Can be anything: Try some Hydrocortisone cream for a few days. If it does not work, see your doctor. The cause may never be known however although a viral infection o ... Read More
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