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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elisa Ribelles-medhus
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Contact dermatitis?: It's really difficult to say without seeing it. Do you have fever? Often, rubber in a waistband can cause contact dermatitis including the lower back. ... Read More

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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Sterling
30 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Herpes Zoster?: Or shingles would give you a rash and can give you long lasting pain. The condition is treatable. But you should be examined by a doctor to be sure.
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
57 years experience Dermatology
See your DR.: Pain for 2 months, then a rash is not zoster. Zoster will be on 1 side, following a nerve, consisting of clusters of small blisters & scabs.
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Dr. Qamar Khan
17 years experience Pain Management
Shingles?: The dermatomes l4, l5, s1 and s2 (racepinephrine) go over the buttocks region on the way down to the leg. Shingles typically follow dermatome pattern ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hashmat Rajput
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes, dermatitis: Yes, you should be concerned. The stomach virus does not cause rash just on lower back. Please see a dermatologist. Thanks.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
44 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Most transient skin rashes are viral in origin. Other common cause is contact with chemicals or metals that you are allergic to. Called contact dermat ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emily Altman
28 years experience Dermatology
Please see your Dr.: Your baby definitely needs a work up. I would involve an immunologist and a dermatologist in the workup. It may help to work backwards and see what th ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Rash: I think the rash would dissipate when your ringworm is treated. Often a infection or irritation in one area of the body will stimulate you to have a r ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
36 years experience Adolescent Medicine
Too many possible : There are just too many rashes that it could be. Have it seen by the doctor to find out what it is and how to treat it.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rashed Hasan
31 years experience Pediatrics
Rash: One of the options to evaluate a rash is to see a photo of the rash. You may consider sending a photo of the rash for evaluation by a Healthtap physic ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
18 years experience Family Medicine
Rash: Need to see a picture of it. Perform a virtual consult
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenny Chuu
12 years experience Internal Medicine
Please be seen: Hi, Sorry to hear you are feeling poorly. It is difficult to give you a diagnosis without being able to see the rash but if you are starting to have p ... Read More

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