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what is rash in neck folds

A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Rash in neck folds: A rash is a skin condition involving texture or color of skin. In baby's neck creases causes of rash may include intertrigo, atopic dermatitis or seb ... Read More

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Dr. Letrinh Hoang
23 years experience Pediatrics
Oil: Moisture in the neck folds causes maceration of the skin. Do not use powder because although it can absorb some moisture, it can also build up and ex ... Read More
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Dr. Jason Perkel
24 years experience Pediatrics
Candida dermatitis: This is probably candida dermatitis, a common and benign rash caused by a skin yeast infection. You can use an over-the-counter cream called lotrimin ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Apply baby powder: Babies often get neck rashes from wetness, due to sweat, saliva, and milk getting into the neck's skin folds. If applying baby powder doesn't solve t ... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Common causes...: ...Include atopic dermatitis (a type of eczema), seborrheic dermatitis, or a yeast infection. There are other less-probable possibilities as well. Wit ... Read More
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Dr. Barry Bergman
40 years experience Pediatrics
Rash on neck: A rash in the folds of the neck of an infant is often caused by moisture and skin touching skin. It is one of several possibilities intertrigo, atopic ... Read More
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Dr. Charlene Sojico
40 years experience Pediatrics
Intertrigo: Very common in babies , seen in between folds- neck , armpit areas, groin , behind knees and ears. Due to moisture and irritation . May be mild to ver ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
OK: It is beneficial for dry skin and eczema. In the folds of the neck there may be an intertrigo. You might also try clotrimazole or miconazole cream or ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Bark
48 years experience Dermatology
Intertrigo: There are diseases with results of this redness. The main one is called intertrigo, and is a macerative effect. By that i mean that the the skin swel ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Dermatitis NOS: Dermatitis (not otherwise specified) is a generic term, as rashes over the computer can not really be diagnosed. See a dr. For an evaluation and the ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aylwin david Nathaniel
Specializes in General Practice
Rash: If there is a rash and not only skin pigmentation then you need to see if there is a potential fungal infection or perhaps an eczematous condition
A female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Dermatologist: See a dermatologist. Your eruption occurs in areas of friction. Yeast infections occur in these intertriginous areas, but neck involvement is usually ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Stricker
25 years experience Dermatology
Depends: Rashes can be tricky, and require a thorough history and physical examination to properly treat. He needs to see a dermatology provider.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Rash on neck: You could be allergic to your shampoo or other hair products. You could be perspiring, you could have an infectious rash or you could have a rash seco ... Read More
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