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What could cause rashes on the forehead of the toddler?

What could cause rashes on the forehead of the toddler?

Umm, hard to say.: Skin rashes are most difficult to diagnose without actually examining them. Where is it? Is it crusted? Is it spreading rapidly? Are there satellite lesions? What creams have you already tried? Heat and irritant rashes are common. Perhaps it would be wiser to have your pediatrician or dermatologist examine this. Then specific treatment and preventive measures could be discussed with more accuracy. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more


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Can teething cause a rash on my 9 month olds face and forehead?

Can teething cause a rash on my 9 month olds face and forehead?

Possibly: If your baby is constantly drooling the skin can become irritated and red around the mouth and chin. If the child runs at it the irritation becomes more angry. Drooling is almost always associated with teething, rashes not always. Forehead rashes are not associated with teething and come from some other cause. ...Read more

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Boy has tiny bumpy rash on forehead, caused by zyrtec (cetirizine)?

Boy has tiny bumpy rash on forehead, caused by zyrtec (cetirizine)?

Not likely: Zyrtec (cetirizine) is not likely to cause a rash on the forehead. It is possible but highly unlikely. If it did cause a rash, it would be more likely due to artificial coloring or flavores added to the medicine in zyrtec (cetirizine). ...Read more

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What causes a itchy rash on face mostly nose and forehead?

What causes a itchy rash on face mostly nose and forehead?

Probably allergy: It could be something else. You need to be examined by a dermatologist who can then recommend treatment. ...Read more

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Can the "Rash phase" in HIV seroconversion cause forehead acne without having any other rash on other parts? Low risk + other symptoms

Can the "Rash phase" in HIV seroconversion cause forehead acne without having any other rash on other parts? Low risk + other symptoms

Get tested: As I stated earlier, symptoms of HIV are too variable to be relied on for diagnosis. HIV does not cause acne, however, if you have any doubt, get tested. ...Read more

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Forehead rash that looks like heat rash, took ibuprofen, rash became numb and tight, caused a horrible head ache where the rash is. Sun makes it worse?

Forehead rash that looks like heat rash, took ibuprofen, rash became numb and tight, caused a horrible head ache where the rash is. Sun makes it worse?

There are few rashes: ..that are truly painful. The most common ones are shingles and cold sores. Shingles occur only on one side of the body. Cold sores usually occur on lips & mucous membranes but CAN erupt on normal skin. Since early diagnosis and treatment can shorten the duration and severity of both, medical care is recommended. Dr. Anne ...Read more

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There are rashes of tiny red dots around the eyes and cheeks and forehead of my three year old son. Should I be worried?

There are rashes of tiny red dots around the eyes and cheeks and forehead of my three year old son. Should I be worried?

Rashes?: Ican be very common, but if instead of getting better is getting worse have him see his physician for evaluation, . ...Read more

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Hi im tasha I recently started getting small red bumps that look as if there rashes on my face by my forehead and cheek area and it's itchy.

Hi im tasha I recently started getting small red bumps that look as if there rashes on my face by my forehead and cheek area and it's itchy.

Facial rash: Small red bumps on face typically represent a rash. Rashes can be caused by many things such a virus, food allergies, contact allergies and more. If it persists for more than several days I recommend dermatology evaluation. Try to pinpoint what may have caused the rash. Topical corticosteroid creams may help ...Read more

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My 4 month had red rashes only on his face. Forehead, cheeks, and under his eyes. Can I use benadryl (diphenhydramine) cream?

My 4 month had red rashes only on his face. Forehead, cheeks, and under his eyes. Can I use benadryl (diphenhydramine) cream?

Not advised: This will not help with most pediatric rashes, including hives. Although this could be a benign viral eruption, best to notify the pediatrician for advice. ...Read more

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Will rashes on forehead, genital itch and tingling n white tongue be a sign of HIV or side effects of topiramate? . Last week, negative HIV test.

Will rashes on forehead, genital itch and tingling n white tongue be a sign of HIV or side effects of topiramate? . Last week, negative HIV test.

Topiramate: Those are all potential side effects of topiramate. Contact your doctor and ask him or her what to do. Best wishes. Info can be found at www. Drugs. Com and type in topiramate and look under side effects. More detailed side effects are under the for professionals section. ...Read more

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What can cause a rash with bums that has white head to it and also in hair?

What can cause a rash with bums that has white head to it and also in hair?

Unsure.: It could be a folliculitis rash or possibly a fungal infection. It is very difficult to diagnose rashes without seeing and touching them. I would suggest having your doctor take a look ...Read more

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My 1year and six months son has swellings on the head and a red rash like on the buttoms. What may be the cause?

My 1year and six months son has swellings on the head and a red rash like on the buttoms. What may be the cause?

See Your Doctor: From the description there are possibly two separate problems. "Swellings on the head" could have several causes starting with bug bites and much more. The same is true for the rash on "bottom". There is not enough information given fo formulate a cause. Additionally diagnosing skin conditions without visual inspection is challenging. See your doctor for correct diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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What could be cause of itchy rash back of head?

What could be cause of itchy rash back of head?

Itchy rash: On back of head could be as simple as dandruff or dry skin. Apply some moisturizer or ointment and use some dandruff shampoo. If no better, go see your doctor. ...Read more

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My 15mnth old won’t stop scratching the back of his head. He has a rash on his body. He has incidental cyst on his brain. Could this be the cause?

My 15mnth old won’t stop scratching the back of his head. He has a rash on his body. He has incidental cyst on his brain. Could this be the cause?

Rash: No the internal structure of the brain is not affected or causative of this back of scalp rash. You can apply OTC 1% hydrocortisone 3x/d it red, itchy until gone. It
may have been caused by ;saying down to sleep and increased sweating, a contact dermatitis. Welcome to Healthtap, Dr. Ivy Fisher ...Read more

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I have a itchy rash on my neck and head and the back the back of my neck has some swelling. What may be the cause.?

I have a itchy rash on my neck and head and the back the back of my neck has some swelling. What may be the cause.?

Needs to be checked: It needs to be evaluated as the rash is there can be few causes of this. Have you used any cream or ointment. See your doctor or a dermatologist
it could be a bug bites, skin infection like impetigo, sometimes the bug bites get infected as well. ...Read more

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What causes a rash on your hands, feet, face, neck and head?

What causes a rash on your hands, feet, face, neck and head?

Dermatologist: This would require an examination to try to diagnose. See your dermatologist. Take care. ...Read more

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I have a red irritated circle like rash on my penis head. What caused this& how can I get rid of it? I've had it for about 3 days& it sometimes hurts

I have a red irritated circle like rash on my penis head. What caused this& how can I get rid of it? I've had it for about 3 days& it sometimes hurts

Requires exam: If you cant get to a local urgent care clinic soon, pl consider calling for a live consult with a picture of the rash that would help. Painful genital ulcers may indicate Herpes in sexually active individuals, which requires some testing and promt treatment. Feel better:) ...Read more

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My 11 year old daughter has a rash on her arms legs torso and face she is also suffering from head ache and dizzyness what could cause this?

My 11 year old daughter has a rash on her arms legs torso and face she is also suffering from head ache and dizzyness what could cause this?

Many possibilities: Good morning. There are many possible causes for this combination of symptoms. I would strongly recommend that your daughter be seen by her doctor. ...Read more

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What can cause fever, rash, head ache, and stomach ache in healthy child?

What can cause fever, rash, head ache, and stomach ache in healthy child?

Virus: Viral infections are common causes of illnesses characterized by the symptoms you have described. ...Read more

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Is it ok to have a rash on forehead?

Is it ok to have a rash on forehead?

Rash: Rashes are not normal so have it evaluated. Could be eczema, acne, shingles, poison ivy, food intolerances. Would need to be seen and evaluated. ...Read more

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I developed a small rash in my forehead which am the only one who can see it after I ran the army 10 miler?

I developed a small rash in my forehead which am the only one who can see it after I ran the army 10 miler?

No problem: If I ran 10 miles and all I had was an invisible rash on my forehead, I would drop to my knees and thank the lord. It will probably be gone tomorrow; if not, let your medic have a look. ...Read more

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My forehead suddenly became dry this morning, it is irritating and it seems like a rash. Also air conditioning made it more dry. What should I do?

Moisturizer: Start with moisturizer several times a day to help the dry skin. Many times this is all it takes to make the skin feel and look better. If no improvement after a week, consider seeing your doctor as there may be an allergic or infectious component to the rash. Hope this was helpful. Best of luck. Dr. R ...Read more

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My son has a slight rash on both forearms, one cheeck and his forehead. What do I need to do?

My son has a slight rash on both forearms, one cheeck and his forehead. What do I need to do?

Impossible to say: A rash can be as simple as a reaction to poison Ivy or early evidence of blood poisoning that may soon lead to death. A better description might help, but in the end it needs to be looked at to be sure. If he's playful and not bothered by it, it is likely nothing important. If he's acting sickly, take him in now. ...Read more

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I have a skin rash on my forehead?

I have a skin rash on my forehead?

Have it evaluated.: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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How to get rid of rash on your forehead?

How to get rid of rash on your forehead?

Facial rash: Depending on the type of rash, the treatment differs, it may be acne, eczema, contact dermatitis, etc. It is best to have a doctor look at it and determine what it is to treat it properly. ...Read more

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What can I do to treat a heat rash on my baby's forehead?

What can I do to treat a heat rash on my baby's forehead?

Pediatrician: Best to take Baby to Pediatrician to Diagnose & Treat rash. ...Read more

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How can I treat the rash on my face, especially on my forehead and cheeks?

How can I treat the rash on my face, especially on my forehead and cheeks?

Acne?: First you need the proper diagnosis. At your age, it is likely you have acne vulgaris. A dermatologist can help you diagnose it and some over the counter cream and lotions are also available to treat the condition if it is the case. ...Read more

Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

A rash is a change to skin condition which can affect color, appearance, or texture. It may or may not ...Read more