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Most bumps and blotches on a newborn baby are harmless and clear up by themselves. By far the most common skin problem in infants is diaper rash. Diaper rash is an irritation of the skin caused by dampness, urine, or feces. Most babies who wear diapers will have some type of diaper rash. However, there are other skin disorders that can cause rashes. These are usually not serious unless ...Read more
I have 3 different types of rashes on my body. Diagnosed with contact dermatitis on hands but now patches on shins and little "bites" on elbows/arms?
Contact dermatitis?: Good morning, it is possible that you had contact with the same contact allergens in other areas of body, based on the chance of having exposed to the same allergen. It is also possible that you do have an tendency to develop a generalized dermatitis which is called atopic dermatitis. Certain conditions such as psoriasis can sometimes be confused with other dermatoses. See your doctor, please. ...Read more
Possibly: There are various types of skin conditions that can contribute to rash isolated to hands. Rash can be secondary to a number of conditions including atopic dermatitis, dyshidrotic eczema, irritant or allergic contact hypersensitivity, or other causes. Make an appointment with Allergist or Dermatologist to get to the bottom of the cause and receive the right treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have really bad dermatitis on my hands I have been to the doctors several times and they have prescribed steroid creams that do not work.
Dermatology?: Of all the doctors you have been to, have you seen a dermatologist? Don't despair, hopefully there is a doctor out there who can help your condition! sometimes you may need to see the same doctor a few times to see if a treatment is working or fails. If you do not follow with the doctor, then it does not give then the opportunity to effectively treat your condition! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have got dermatitis on my hands and they are really stiff and making me itch and bleed I don't knw what to do I have tried aveeno (oatmeal) cream and betnovat?
See a Dermatologist: Try to get a referral to be seen by a Dermatologist if your GP has been unable to define the problem. ...Read more