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Rash Inside Leg
I've had this rash on my right inside leg for 6+ months now. It doesn't hurt or itch but since it hasn't went away it's scaring me. What could it be?
Hard to know: Rash is difficult to begin to diagnose without knowing more about potential exposures, more detailed medical history, and, of course, seeing and feeling the rash. You can consider a Virtual Consult, but ultimately it will potentially be more accurately evaluated in person by either your family doc or dermatologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Staph: Sounds like a staphylococcus or strep infection. Go have that treated. And yes, it is contagious. ...Read more
Bumpy, not very red, not hugely itchy rash on both legs inside knees down to ankle area. Recently have spent some time walking around in tall grass.
See a doc: You need a physical examintion and evalution. Talk to your PCP ...Read more
Usually won't matter: Recurrent rashes on the arms and legs of babies are often eczema, which appears as reddened, rough, dry skin areas. On severe eczema areas, the skin will get tiny cracks that ooze moisture. Changing the laundry detergent usually doesn't make a difference in the rash, but parents can try using no detergent for 2-3 weeks and see if the rash resolves (just wash the laundry with hot or warm water). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer