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Dr. Donald Shenenberger Dr. Shenenberger
Dermatology
21 years in practice
University of South Carolina School of Medicine
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Rash under breasts that will not go away - what should I use?

Rash under breasts that will not go away - what should I use?

Rash: It is possible this rash is due to irritation from sweating. However, topical yeast can cause infection in this area also, and the warmth along with the moisture of sweating creates a great environment for the problem to get worse. However, other causes can be possible so having it looked at would be a reasonable plan. ...Read more

Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
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Rash Under Breasts (Definition)

Rashes (eruptions) in skin-fold areas are termed "intertrigo" and are caused by moisture, heat, and friction leading to inflammation. Infection (such as Candida yeast or other fungi) can also complicate the situation. Redness or erythema, and sometimes hyperpigmentation or darkening of the ...Read more


Dr. Edward Keuer Dr. Keuer
Dermatology
years in practice
Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
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What is the definition or description of: Rash under breasts?

What is the definition or description of: Rash under breasts?

Intertrigo: Rashes (eruptions) in skin-fold areas are termed "intertrigo" and are caused by moisture, heat, and friction leading to inflammation. Infection (such as Candida yeast or other fungi) can also complicate the situation. Redness or erythema, and sometimes hyperpigmentation or darkening of the skin, is usually seen. ...Read more

Dr. Michael Fisher Dr. Fisher
Dermatology
28 years in practice
Morehouse School of Medicine
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Does anyone get rash under breasts from heat?

Does anyone get rash under breasts from heat?

Intertrigo: Intertrigo (intertriginous dermatitis) is an inflammatory condition of skin folds, induced or aggravated by heat, moisture, maceration, friction, and lack of air circulation. Intertrigo frequently is worsened or colonized by infection, which most commonly is candidal but also may be bacterial, fungal, or viral. Intertrigo commonly affects the axilla, perineum, inframammary creases, and abdominal f. ...Read more

Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis Dr. Lewis
Family Medicine
34 years in practice
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
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I'm pregnant and can thre be rash under breasts?

I'm pregnant and can thre be rash under breasts?

See below: A rash can occur under the breasts even if you're not pregnant. May be simple prickly heat. Heat, darkness, & moistness provide all the conditions for fungus to grow. Tx involves keeping area dry with talcum powder (not corn starch!) or powdered athletes' foot spray), changing damp clothing, using antifungal spray or cream (like lamisil) until rash gone for a week. In summer heat, rash can recur. ...Read more

Dr. Michelle Chambers Dr. Chambers
Dermatology
35 years in practice
Wayne State University School of Medicine
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How do I get rid of red rash under breasts?

How do I get rid of red rash under breasts?

Keep skin dry: Try to keep the skin dry. Use a anti fungal as it could be yeast. If this does not help try 1% Hydrocortisone but not every day as it can contribute to the yeast and cause thinning of the skin. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler Dr. Fowler
Psychiatry
21 years in practice
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine
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Is a rash under breasts an early sign of pregnancy?

Is a rash under breasts an early sign of pregnancy?

No it not. Take HPT : Early pregnancy sxs can include: lack of period, breast swelling ; tenderness with darkened areolas, fatigue, increased urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings or aversions, increased sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings, increased gas, insomnia, gagging more easily ; yawning. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu Dr. Chiu
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
53 years in practice
University of Vermont College of Medicine
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Can advantan ointment be used for red rash under breasts(probably heat rash as it is not always itchy or spreading)-is it ok to use it on heat rash?

Possibly but: Since the problem is more likely from a fungal infection (monilial), a topical anti-fungal cream would work better although Advantan may mask the inflammation temporarily. Once the rash has cleared, consider applying anti-perspirant (unscented) under the breasts as a preventive measure. ...Read more

Dr. Morris Westfried Dr. Westfried
Dermatology
42 years in practice
Yale University School of Medicine
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Could you please help rash under breasts?

Could you please help rash under breasts?

Yeast: Yeast infection from fri tion and seating is common in that location. Micatin (miconazole) or lotrimin cream followed by diaper paste will help .For resistant cases oral antiyeqst medication - diflucan. ...Read more

Dr. Joseph Eastern Dr. Eastern
Dermatology
40 years in practice
UC San Francisco School of Medicine
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Rash under breasts(candida)?

Rash under breasts(candida)?

Probably.: That's the most likely cause, yes. Try an otc antifungal cream, and keep the area as dry as possible with talcum powder. If that doesn't work, you'll need to see a dermatologist, but it probably will. Recurrences are common. ...Read more

Dr. Joseph Eastern Dr. Eastern
Dermatology
40 years in practice
UC San Francisco School of Medicine
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Rash under breasts--candida?

Rash under breasts--candida?

Probably.: That's the most likely cause, yes. Try an otc antifungal cream, and keep the area as dry as possible with talcum powder. If that doesn't work, you'll need to see a dermatologist. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu Dr. Chiu
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
53 years in practice
University of Vermont College of Medicine
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What can be causing a red itchy rash under breasts?

What can be causing a red itchy rash under breasts?

Fungal? : You may have problem with a candida (yeast ) infection especially if your breasts are quite large and you sweat a lot. Other potential but less likely cause would be a contact allergy to material used in your bra. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler Dr. Fowler
Psychiatry
21 years in practice
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine
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Red rash under breasts, around arms at shoulders, chest and stomach, seems to be spreading. What could it be?

Red rash under breasts, around arms at shoulders, chest and stomach, seems to be spreading. What could it be?

Rash: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler Dr. Fowler
Psychiatry
21 years in practice
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine
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I have weird rash under breasts, should I be concerned?

I have weird rash under breasts, should I be concerned?

It could be : A fungal infection. Get it checked by your physician so that it can be properly treated. ...Read more

Dr. Ed Friedlander Dr. Friedlander
Pathology
40 years in practice
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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I'm having symptoms of bloated stomach , rash under breasts and back , terrible acne on face and just a achy body. What is this?

I'm having symptoms of bloated stomach , rash under breasts and back , terrible acne on face and just a achy body. What is this?

At least 3 issues: Your physician needs to manage your acne. The rash under your breasts may simply require good skin care. Aches need to be evaluated -- one problem that's often missed nowadays is dietary calcium and/or vitamin D deficiency. Obviously we can't make the call here, but we can wish you the best -- and urge you to take a proactive approach to your own wellness. Best wishes. ...Read more

Dr. Yash Khanna Dr. Khanna
Family Medicine
53 years in practice
University of Lucknow, K. G. Medical College
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Having this rash on my breast come and go for 4 years ... how long can a person live without treatment of Paget's disease of breast ?

Depends: Paget disease of the breast is rare type of cancer involving the skin of the nipple and areola.Most also have one or more tumor inside the breast.How long a person lives without treatment depends on many factors.Rash on the breast which comes and goes does not suugest that it is due to Paget's Disease of the Breast.Consult your Doctor or a Dermatologist and get it treated appropriately ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler Dr. Fowler
Psychiatry
21 years in practice
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine
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Dr. Jose Abreu Dr. Abreu
Obstetrics & Gynecology
29 years in practice
Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
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How do I expel breast fibroid by herbal therapy?

How do I expel breast fibroid by herbal therapy?

Highly unlikely: Estrogen from your hormones may excite the nodule but a breat mass showed be biopsied or removed. You need to prove that it is not a malignancy even at 38 yrs old. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
2,631 doctors shared insights

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. Cornelia Franz
1,059 doctors shared insights

Rash (Definition)

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