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Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

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


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Dermatology: sclerotherapy to be used on front upper legs to rid spider veins. How long til these veins return? Generally, what can be the time range?

Dermatology: sclerotherapy to be used on front upper legs to rid spider veins. How long til these veins return? Generally, what can be the time range?

Typically treatment: of spider veins, require more than one session to destroy them,and you can make new vessels over time. It takes 2-4 sessions to clear, and new ones can return yearly or every few years, there is no guarantee ...Read more

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Dermatology: what treatment, if any, is out there that has no downtime for spider veins on the upper front legs and the nose?

Dermatology: what treatment, if any, is out there that has no downtime for spider veins on the upper front legs and the nose?

Veins: Laser (for facial veins)and sclerotherapy (for leg veins) are often used to treat small blood vessels. Temporary bruising and rare scarring may occur. Consult with your physician. ...Read more

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What do they see a lot in a dermatology clinic besides cancer and rashes?

What do they see a lot in a dermatology clinic besides cancer and rashes?

Acne!: Urticaria, itching with and without rashes, finger/toe nail problems. Many are brancing into bo-tox, cosmetic surgery. It's a great specialty. Almost as much interest as radiation oncology! ...Read more

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I have a red painful rash that I only get during flare-ups. Should I see dermatology or rheumatology?

I have a red painful rash that I only get during flare-ups. Should I see dermatology or rheumatology?

Confused: During what flare ups? Is it red all the time and you mean flare up when it is painful? Or the rash when it appears is red and painful? How often? Blisters? ...Read more

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Dermatology concern with skin rash, what to do?

Dermatology concern with skin rash, what to do?

See a dermatologist: There are a wide variety of skin rashes that can be mild to severe. I would strongly recommend that you have your rash evaluated by a dermatologist. If you are unable to see a dermatologist, you may first try your local primary care provider. ...Read more

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Dermatology allergic skin rash from vitamin E cream, what to do?

Dermatology allergic skin rash from vitamin E cream, what to do?

Stop the cream: try OTC hydrocortisone and if not clear in a week or two see derm for higher strength prescription to clear rash. Add antihistamine for any itching ...Read more

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Sir I have a icehing between my both legs and rashes please recomand some think?

Sir I have a icehing between my both legs and rashes please recomand some think?

Tinea cruris: Fungal infections may occur in damp/moist areas. Also known as "jock itch" can usually be treated by over the counter anti-fungal creams. ...Read more

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I got rashes at my leg joints. They are round swelled black spotted in middle. ?

Need to be seen: Any rash that is widespread or increasing, especially if there is also joint pain or swelling, needs to be evaluated by a provider to rule out dangerous conditions. Good luck! ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Skin 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. Glynis Ablon
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Dermatology (Definition)

Dermatology is a field of study in which a person specializes in skin, hair, and nails; plus disorders such as skin ...Read more