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Rash That Looks Like Scratches On Baby
Has this huge rash like thing on his back, it looks like skin pealed,he's tan and the rash thing looks light pink ,people say it's a fungal infection?
Maybe Tinea: Skin rashes are difficult to diagnose without actually seeing them, but this sounds as though it could be a fungal infection called Tinea Versicolor, which is really common but not harmful. It can be frustrating because of the skin color changes. It is most common in moist/humid/warm climates and more obvious when one is tan. It is treatable with many OTC antifungal sprays or with selenium lotion ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Petechia: Tiny bruises like you describe are called petechial, and they are a big red flag that something serious may be going on. It could be caused by low platelets, serious infections, other blood problems. If he is acting ill at all, you need to seek medical care tonight. Some of these illnesses can cause serious disease within just a few hours. So if ill, fever, malaise... Get care right away. ...Read more
Rash: Although most childhood rashes are not serious, any rash that causes pain could be concerning. Chicken pox is not known to cause pain. Nor does it typically localize to one area of the body. However, shingles, which is caused by the same virus as chicken pox, can do these things. An examination by your doctor is warranted so the appropriate course of treatment can be started. ...Read more
11 mo. Baby has a rash on his nose, cheeks, and above his lip. Like tiny red pimples, but not really raised. No rash anywhere else, what could it be?
My toddler had this rash on his belly when I changed him it looks like small scratch marks or even tiny stretch marks they're not raised or bumpy.
My friends mom has this bump on her scalp it looks like hard dandruff or something covering it and if you look closely it looks dark underneath it?
Scalp mass: It could be a cyst but regardless, it is something you need to see a health care provider about as a diagnosis cannot be done without see it. Cysts are easy to remove if it can be confirmed that is what it is. ...Read more
My baby's been developing small welts and redness on his face, looking a little like rash. What causes it?
Infantile rash: This could be a number of things depending on the age of your child. Anything from erythema toxicum neonatorum to infantile acne are all potentially possible. I would recommend you have your pediatrician have a look first, and if your child is behaving like he/she is sick then sooner than later. ...Read more
Warm red bumps appeared on my daughter's face after a diaper rash. It looks as if they're spreading. What is it!?
Impetigo in children: Diaper rashes that present with red bumps and spread to other parts, could be secondary to a bacterial infection with staph. Another condition is yeast infection. Did the diaper rash cleared? Are there members in the household with skin infections? Try bactroban (mupirocin) ointment 2% on the lesions. If no better within 24 hrs, visit your pediatrician.Strict hand washing before and after taking care of baby. ...Read more
My 4yo son developed some goose bumps like rash on his body. It is not itchy or bother him. Its a skin color. What it could be?
Sensitivity?: If he is in good health no fever eating ok perhaps he is allergic to a soap u are using or maybe a lotion or clothing detergent, use no scent hypoallergenic. Notorious for this rash could be the use of fabric softness or squares don't use these also ur clothing should be washed the same. Check with your dr if it persists.But this does sound like a sensitivity type rash. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My baby has red pimple like bumps on her arm and leg, they look almost like bug bites. They just appear. What could they be?
Newborn rash: If your baby is a newborn, then it's most likely the common newborn rash erythema toxicum. The rash should clear on its own. No treatment is needed. However, there are similar looking rashes that do need medical attention, so check with your baby's doctor. Here's a link for pic and info: www.Webmd.Com/skin-problems-and-treatments/picture-of-erythema-toxicum-neonatorum. ...Read more
My boyfriend has been getting itchy bite like bumps on body.
He now has a patch on forhead that looks like a burn. Discolered and small blisters?
Belly rash: You did not specify the age of your child, and it is best to have your pediatrician look at it to determine what it is. In the meantime try an over the counter moisturizer. ...Read more
I have bumpy rash on both my elbows suddenly over the last 2 days. Looks a bit like mosquito bites. It doesn't look scaly just bumpy. What is this?
RASH IN ARMPITS: Without seeing the rash, it's difficult to make an accurate diagnosis. This sounds like a rash due to either a new sweater or blouse, or an underarm deodorant or a new soap, or new laundry detergent. Warm water compresses, a mild cleanser like cetaphil, and an over-the-counter Hydrocortisone cream, twice daily might giver some relief. If no better, have her examined by a dermatologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My daughter has a pimply rash on her stomach . Moshe says it's itchy. Looks like small bumps , almost like whiteheads?
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