A 30-year-old female asked:
how to treat seborrhoeic dermatitis of 2 y old besides steroid ointment and t-gel shampoo for scalp itching? special moisturizing shampoo? itches hard
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Pediatrics 66 years experience
Steroid lotion is be: Some lotions are better than steroid oint, make sure it is not psoriasis or other conditions.
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Pediatrics 54 years experience
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Dermatology 29 years experience
There was a great: product for use in kids called P and S shampoo and solution, i not sure if you can find it on the internet.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Are itchy eyes a sign of pregnancy?
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Obstetrics and Gynecology 26 years experience
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A 38-year-old member asked:
How long will my newborns face rash last?
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Pediatrics 26 years experience
2-4 weeks: If the rash lasts longer than this, seems to be getting worse, or appears to be bothering your baby, she should be examined.
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I frequently change my baby's diaper. Why is he still getting rashes on his groin?
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Pediatrics 23 years experience
Could be yeast: If your baby has a persistent, red rash involving the skinfolds that does not improve with frequent diaper changes, or diaper rash cream, it could be a yeast infection. Yeast normally live on the body, but like to grow where the skin remains moist. If your baby is not having pain, your doctor may recommend an OTC anti-fungal cream. Another possibility is allergy to the diaper; try changing brands.
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Should I worry that my baby's rash is spreading from her cheek downward to her arms and legs?
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Specializes in Pediatrics
No: Rashes are fun - and the vast majority of rashes in newborns are not worrisome. A rash would be infectiously spreading if it moved between contiguous areas - and the legs don't come into contact with the (facial)cheeks. While there are viral infections that can cause what you're describing, you best answer will come from a medical provider who can see your baby's rash: time to make an appointment.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Is it possible for allergies to make your skin itchy but not look different than usual?
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Yes but...: In most cases of itching caused by an allergy, some kind of rash (like hives) will be apparent. While allergies could cause itch only, other things should be ruled out such as problems with the kidneys, liver, gallbladder, & thyroid. In addition, infections (hepatitis, hiv, parasites), diabetes, iron deficiency, and malignancy can present with itch as well. Consult with an allergist to make sure.
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