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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


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Dr faust 1 tbsp manuka honey 16+ by mouth can be cause rashes in 6 year old? Thanks for all the advice & support.

Dr faust 1 tbsp manuka honey 16+ by mouth can be cause rashes in 6 year old? Thanks for all the advice & support.

Pollen allergy?: Manuka honey is tested and must have manuka pollen: the bees feed on one particular type of flower in new zealand and australia. If someone gets a rash whenever they eat this honey it would make me think of a pollen allergy or a an allergy to one of the unique phytochemicals found naturally in that honey. If you want to keep giving that honey, you may want to consult with an allergist. ...Read more

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How to treat rash on 3 year old?

How to treat rash on 3 year old?

Rash: It is very difficult to diagnose rashes without seeing them. They can be allergic, irritation, bites, infection, fungal, viral. They all have different treatments. Have your pediatrician check it out ...Read more

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I have a rash for 5 year now. I went to doctor they gave me a lot of stuff but it didn't work. is there a way to get rid of a rash ?

I  have a rash for 5 year now. I went to doctor they gave me a lot of stuff but it didn't work. is there a way to get rid of  a rash ?

Biopsy: You should see a good dermatologist. This is something that needs biopsying. Once pathology is determined then a treatment plan can be formulated. ...Read more

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Fever and rash in 18 year old any ideas?

Fever and rash in 18 year old any ideas?

Go to doctor: Go to the hospital! this could be a life threatening infection or something not too worrisome. Rule of thumb: fever + rash = seek medical attention, especially in a teenager. ...Read more

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Rash on 2 year old butt and lower back that look like zits. What do I do?

Rash on 2 year old butt and lower back that look like zits. What do I do?

variety of causes: The "zits" description leaves a lot to the imagination.This could be bites (flea, ant), yeast (candida albicans), hives (allergic) or a mild skin infection from skin germs, or bites originally that became infected later. If these do not fade over a few days and or continue to enlarge or incrase in number, an office evaluation is worth while. ...Read more

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Is the glass test indicative of meningitis rash? My 5 year old has a facial rash that I can still see when I do the glass test. Thank you

Is the glass test indicative of meningitis rash?  My 5 year old has a facial rash that I can still see when I do the glass test.  Thank you

Have it examined: I would not take chances, all tests can have false positives, but you should respect this and have it looked at and treated immediaely if necessary ...Read more

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What's the best ointment to get rid of ringworm rashes on a 3 year-old child?

What's the best ointment to get rid of ringworm rashes on a 3 year-old child?

Lamisil (terbinafine): Lamisil, (terbinafine) micatin or lotrimin cream will all work. If however if it involves the scalp oral medi action will be necessary. Some strains of fungi may be resistant to over the counter antifungals and require a prescription antifungal. ...Read more

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What can cause a rash on a 4-year-old?

What can cause a rash on a 4-year-old?

Many possibilities: Rashes can be caused from a very wide range of possibilities. These can include infections, contact or irritant rashes, just to name a few. Within these categories the list is extensive & much more than will fit in response. In a very brief statement, a rash is your body's response to a given irritant or infection. This can be from something external in the environment or internal within the body. ...Read more

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What is the rash on my 9 year old sisters butt? How can it be cured? Its red and it hurts when shes using the restroom and when she wipes

What is the rash on my 9 year old sisters butt? How can it be cured? Its red and it hurts when shes using the restroom and when she wipes

Rashes : Rashes are difficult to diagnose even when examining the patient and nearly impossible to diagnose without an exam. Your sister should be seen by her doctor so that she can be diagnosed and treated properly. A red rash on the bottom could be a bacterial infection such as strep, a fungal infection, dermatitis from poor hygiene, or even a vitamin deficiency. Since these are all treated differently, it's important that she see a doctor. ...Read more

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Stinging nettle type rash on my 2 year old son?

Stinging nettle type rash on my 2 year old son?

Contact Dermatitis: Over the counter (otc) cortisone 1% can be helpful to relieve itch and irritation. If not calming enough, you may need to take him to your pediatrician. ...Read more

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WHAT CAN BE THE CAUSE OF A RED RASH ON A 3 YEAR OLDS PENIS,AND WHAT CAN BE USED TO TREAT IT?

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WHAT CAN BE THE CAUSE OF A RED RASH ON A 3 YEAR OLDS PENIS,AND WHAT CAN BE USED TO TREAT IT?

Keep it clean & dry: The described scenario leads ordinary minds to think about the occurrence of diaper rash first, for which keeping the affected area as clean and dry as possible and ... For detail, go http://www.webmd.com/children/tc/diaper-rash-home-treatment; there, you will find the commonsense remedy for the 3-yr boy. Best wish ... ...Read more

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How can I best take care of a rash on my 3 year olds face and arms?

How can I best take care of a rash on my 3 year olds face and arms?

Rash: The rash in a 3 year old can be from a variety of causes. For best treatment, you need to have the rash diagnosed properly consult your pediatrician first. ...Read more

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What is causing the continuous rash around my 9 year old's mouth and left cheek?

What is causing the continuous rash around my 9 year old's mouth and left cheek?

Lip licking derm: Most likely a lip licking dermatitis. Usually caused by continuous wetness, the skin becomes inflamed and scaly. Sometimes it gets infected with a yeast as well. Petroleum jelly applied liberally and often is the best thing. If that doesn't help, get it looked at. ...Read more

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I have had a groin rash for over a year and have used lotrimin (clotrimazole) throughout with no cure.

I have had a groin rash for over a year and have used lotrimin (clotrimazole) throughout with no cure.

Groin Rash: Of a years duration certainly needs to be evaluated. If lotrimin (clotrimazole) isn't working then it either isn't a fungal infection or you aren't using the medication correctly. ...Read more

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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