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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
43 years experience Dermatology
Rash: It could be caused by a virus, strep or staph bacteria.
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Dr. Jerry Casale
38 years experience Pediatrics
Sensitivity?: If he is in good health no fever eating ok perhaps he is allergic to a soap u are using or maybe a lotion or clothing detergent, use no scent hypoalle ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Ayyaz Shah
27 years experience Dermatology
Rash: Most rashes in newborns are benign, however visiting a Dermatologist would help to differentiate a benign from a more serious skin rash, especially if ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Patience: The best treatment for a newborn rash is patience.If you keep the skin clean, it will self heal without external creams or lotions in most cases.Those ... Read More
Dr. Stuart Bradin
28 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Time: Typically acne of newborn resolves on it's own may want to have doctor evaluate to make sure rash is typical of this.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Doanh Nguyen, md, faaaai
14 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Skin rashes: Skin rashes need to be looked at so we can give you a proper diagnosis. By saying allergic reaction, i assume you refer to skin rashes due to an aller ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Evans
18 years experience Neonatology
Depends on rash: Most newborn rash requires no treatment at all and goes away on its own. F your baby has a serious rash you should see your pediatrician who can diag ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Deborah Archer
19 years experience Pediatrics
See your doctor: If he is newborn and you are at all worried about allergic reaction he should see his pediatrician immediately.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Unlikely to happen: Newborns get rashes routinely anyway.Decreasing hormone levels from those mom transferred often results in an acne like change, and floating in the wa ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
24 years experience Pediatrics
Pustules on eyelids: A newborn baby with pustules on its eyelids should be see by its pediatrician to rule out serious infection or disease. Most likely it is one of seve ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. CHERYL COLDWATER
38 years experience Pediatrics
Sensitive skin: Newborns have very sensitive skin and many rashes are common, but not harmful. Clean her skin with clear water, using a mild baby soap and rinsing wel ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
22 years experience Pediatrics
Triple paste: Triple paste seems to work best for diaper rashes that other creams or ointments do not help fix. Triple paste is a cream. If you are specifically l ... Read More

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