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Rash On Calves Of Legs
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
Lots of rash causes: Mary, your question is pretty broad. It would be helpful to know if the rash begins in the groin or is midway down inner thighs. It is also helpful to know if the rash is warm and tender. The most common causes of a rash where skin might rub against itself is irritation. For an accurate diagnosis and treatment plan please see a general practitioner or dermatologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have bite mark rashes on my legs, they've been there for two months. Can you help me identify them?
Various things: I would recommend seeing your doctor for this. ...Read more
Here are some ...: If what you concerned is truly heat rash, it should go away in 3-5 days after giving the affected area a good clean & dry environment with regular care + adequate ventilation. But, oftentimes, the rashes in the areas you described may have skin yeast infection, for which applying antifungal - steroid cream lightly once or twice daily will help quickly in 2-3 days. For detail or in doubt, see Doc. ...Read more
Probable fungus: If the rash is raised, reddish on the cicunference and regular skin color in the center, this sounds like "ringworm". Ringworm is not caused by a worm but is a fungal infection called tinea corporis. It is common and treatable with topical antifungals. You can try the creams used for athlete's foot or see a doctor for prescription. One source of the infection is pets. Have them checked. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've had some leopard print like rashes come up on the back of my legs and seem to be spreading, what could it be?
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I have just have noticed that I have hickey-like rashes on my legs, the largest and first from yesterday morning on my inner thigh :/?
I've rashes especially on butt n my legs since a year ago.. I've applied different medicine since then but none works.. What could this be?
Groin Rash: The area between the buttocks and the upper inner thighs, is warm and prone to friction rubbing. It is a common place for a fungal infection, called dermatophytes, and also yeast infections.Other kinds of rashes can also affect these areas, like psoriasis, and dermatitis. A year is a long time, and so it may be best to see a skin doctor, who can make the diagnosis and prescribe the right medicines. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer