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Causes of rashes in the lips and treatment?

Causes of rashes in the lips and treatment?

Rashes: See your doctor to determine if the rashe is due to a fungus or bacterium. Once the determination is made through culture, treatment can be instituted. ...Read more

Heat Rash (Definition)

The medical term is miliaria. A heat rash is a skin irritation that typically occurs during hot or humid weather. It results when sweat ducts are blocked, and sweat builds up under the skin. Symptoms of a heat rash include small red bumps and vesicles that ...Read more


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The rash and joint symptoms of german measles are very rare in the u.S.?

The rash and joint symptoms of german measles are very rare in the u.S.?

Yes.: German measles, or rubella, has become rare in the United States because of the availability of a very effective vaccine. Since it became available in the late 1960s, no major outbreaks have occurred here. That is not true in other parts of the world, however. ...Read more

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What are the most common types of skin rash in children?

What are the most common types of skin rash in children?

Skin rash: The most common causes in children are impetigo, scabies and lice. Appropriate diagnosis and appropriate therapy is curative. ...Read more

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Skin itches and rashes form in some locations. Only happens in the summer, this is the 2nd year. Rash occurs on exposed and non-exposed skin.

Skin itches and rashes form in some locations.  Only happens in the summer, this is the 2nd year.  Rash occurs on exposed and non-exposed skin.

Fungal likely: Usually occur in groin, armpits, under breasts, but occur anywhere where u sweat more. Fungus are notorious for reappearing during summer time as they like moist conditions. Key is to keep the areas as dry as possible. Antifungal and steroid creams are the usual treatment. A dermatologist can help ...Read more

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Are the red parts of the fifth disease rash raised and hot? Can they sometimes appear as streaks in adults?

Are the red parts of the fifth disease rash raised and hot? Can they sometimes appear as streaks in adults?

Red, not raised: It is a bright red rash that usually begins on the face. Several days later red blotches (usually lighter in color) develop, extending down to the trunk, arms, and legs. As the centers of the blotches begin to clear, the rash takes on a lacy, "net-like" appearance. It is rare in adults, but when it does occur it usually looks much the same as in children. ...Read more

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Is morning headache in toddlers different in adults, esp the causes?

Is morning headache in toddlers different in adults, esp the causes?

Morning Headache!: A toddler with a morning headache needs a face to face evaluation from a skilled pediatrician. Please schedule an appointment as soon as possible. Yes, the potential causes of a morning headache in a toddler are different than in an adult. They are more potentially concerning causes, including brain tumor. If you are not able to get an appointment within 48 hours, please go to the ER ...Read more

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What is the cause of heat rash? Some people tolerate heat well

What is the cause of heat rash? Some people tolerate heat well

Heat rash: The real heat rash is called Milaria and there are several forms. It may be caused by the occlusion of sweat glands for unknown reasons in most cases. Occlusion, like wearing tight shirts or sitting against leather or vinyl chairs, can lead to this. Commonly, this is seen in bedridden patients. ...Read more

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Are tingling cold burning sensations in different parts of body without rash, and lightheadedness a symptom of the gadolinium disease?

Nephrogenic systemic: Do you mean- nephrogenic systemic fibrosis after a gadolinum MRI scan? Well- it usually presents itself with multiple system involvement including skin/ joint tightness and skin rash. Usually skin biopsy proves the diagnosis. ...Read more

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What are some causes of extreme itchness in toddlers.?

What are some causes of extreme itchness in toddlers.?

Also...: I agree with dr kwok's response. But in rare cases uncontrolled itchiness can be caused by metabolic conditions such as liver disease, so a doctor's consultation may help. ...Read more

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What causes a sudden abrupt onset of boils, all over the body? Some with hair follicles sticking out of them, at the nape of neck, others pustule?

What causes a sudden abrupt onset of boils, all over the body?  Some with hair follicles sticking out of them, at the nape of neck, others pustule?

Folliculitis : It sounds like folliculitis or infected hair follicles. This usually resolves with saline and warm soaks or without treatment within 2 weeks. Sometimes antibiotics may be needed. Can be acquired in hot tubs and pools. ...Read more

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Why is the number of west nile virus cases increased in warm weather?

Why is the number of west nile virus cases increased in warm weather?

West Nile Virus.: Agree w dr. Friedlander. West nile virus is normally transmitted to humans by mosquitoes. Mosquitoes normally acquire the virus from birds. Mosquitoes are most active during the warm season. This is when most infections are incurred. ...Read more

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Are the rashes in between legs, in the area under waist, symptoms of aids?

Are the rashes in between legs, in the area under waist, symptoms of aids?

Not necessarily: There are many, many causes, both infectious and noninfectious, of rashes. You will need to give further information. ...Read more

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Child with 4 year old complaints of rashes and small skin eruptions in hand without any itching or irritations,what may be the cause?

Child with 4 year old complaints of rashes and small skin eruptions in hand without any itching or irritations,what may be the cause?

Need details: It would be nice to see a picture of the rash to answer your question. Also, is the child 4 years old, or are the complaints of rashes 4 years old. If the child is 4 years old, and the rash is just a few days, in the hands, the feet and the mouth, then it would be cause by a virus, the condition is called hand-foot-mouth disease. It goes away by itself. Rewrite your question if that's not it. ...Read more

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What are the causes of hip pain in young adults?

What are the causes of hip pain in young adults?

Hip Pain: Hip pain in young active adults can be variable causes. Apophysitis or apophyseal injury are possible btw 18-22 year olds. Also labral changes, femoral acetabular impingement, avascular necrosis, synovitis, inflammatory arthritis, muscle strains, hernias, referred pain from pelvis or genitalia, infectious joint injury especially from sexually transmitted disease. ...Read more

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What are reasons for sudden onset of extreme heat (direct sunlight) intolerance causing severe sunburn/eczema?

What are reasons for sudden onset of extreme heat (direct sunlight) intolerance causing severe sunburn/eczema?

Multiple factors: You don't mention this but certain medications can make you sun sensitive, you were also exposing your skin without sun block I presume as well. If the conditions were right you could have had greater exposure to UV rays than yo thought causing the burns. Its important to always use a physical sun block ...Read more

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What are the causes of skin cancer in adolescents?

What are the causes of skin cancer in adolescents?

UV exposure: Over exposure to uv rays from the sun or tanning beds are the most common cause. Genetics and family history also play a strong role. Number of moles especially large or atypical moles, skin and hair color, number of sunburns are risk factors. ...Read more

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Is homeopathic treatment more effective in skin infections of the feet, particularly in case of psoriasis?

Is homeopathic treatment more effective in skin infections of the feet, particularly in case of psoriasis?

Effective? Yes.: Homeopathic treatment can be effective in psoriasis, a chronic condition. But your question asks whether it's "more effective" -- so i wonder what you're comparing it to? In a 2009 study, homeopathic treatment improved symptom severity compared to those receiving conventional treatment alone. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19192019 is this what you were wondering? ...Read more

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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


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