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what does strep rash look like on body

A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeremy Man
16 years experience Dermatology
Sandpapery and red: Scarlet fever is strep throat with a rash. The rash normally appears after a fever and appears as a red rash with a sandpapery feel. Some have refer ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience Dermatology
Rashes can be pimple: like, flat red bumps, raised red bumps and many other varieties. You may have an allergic reaction to the antibiotic or you may have a virus and have ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Virus: Viruses can also give you a sandpaper rash. You doctor might be able to do blood test to tell you what type of virus.
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Tonsillar exsudate: You may have an adenovirus which can give you a white tonsillar exudate and a rash.Condition lasts for about 7 days.
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Despain
36 years experience Dermatology
Herpes: Small blisters clustered on a red patch.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Red areas: Irregular red plaques in areas of exposure with vesiculization.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
see details: It can take several forms. It is best to see a dermatologist if you are concerned. Do you actually have lupus or are you just concerned?
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Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
Usually...: ...Wet, crusted or bubbly, and irritated. Yur doctor will be able to tell you after she examines the baby.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Herpes simplex: Very much like they look on adults.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
35 years experience Adolescent Medicine
Usually no rash: Body lice are very small bugs. They usually do not cause a rash. They cling to the base of hairs and lay tiny white eggs on the shafts of the hairs.
A 6-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Not how it works: This is not how medicine works. One reports symptoms to the doctor and the doctor then determines a diagnosis. A doctor does not report symptoms to th ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Not specific: Rash due to HIV varies with the stage of disease and related complications. Rash may be due to fungal infection of the skin due to immunodeficiency, K ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
40 years experience Dermatology
Skin gets lighter: While the skin is healing after a fungal infection, as the redness goes away the skin may be lighter than the rest of your normal skin. Protected from ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Bentkover
46 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Rash: It is a red rash, dark pink. The skin could also be swollen.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Herpes simplex: These lesions begin with a tiny red dot, turn into a blister and then break open and form a small ulcer about 3-8mm in diameter, or if several occur a ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience Infectious Disease
Varies: It can look like anything from a folliculitis (inflamed hair follicles) to cellulitis (inflamed skin/soft tissue) to an abscess (painful lump with ove ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marianna Post
16 years experience Family Medicine
Bacterial meningitis: The bacterial meningitis rash looks like a bunch of tiny pin pricks initially, that develops into areas of skin looking almost like purple colored bru ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hamid Sajjadi
39 years experience Ophthalmology
Redness&Blurring: Primary herpes occurs in children & usually affects the eyelids. Adult herpes simplex type i usually affect the cornea in causing an ulcer that can re ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Herpes simplex: This is what are often called "cold sores". They begin with small blisters, break open and form shallow ulcers which are tender and painful.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
57 years experience Pathology
See below: A patient with HIV may have a variety of skin ailments as many viral infections clearly affect HIV patients more than non HIV patients this is also t ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roseller B. Tapangan
32 years experience Pediatrics
Scary!: Dengue rash have a petechia looking( one that does not blanch )...My last case of dengue fever was many a presidents ago... In third world countries w ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Herpes simplex: Just as it does everywhere else. These lesions begin with a tiny elevation of skin, progressing to a blister which breaks down and forms a shallow ul ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
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