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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
How about applying clindamycin solution and betamathesone w/ gentamycn on my face? Is it effective for redness rashes on my face?
Might not work: The common redness rashes on the face are rosacea and eczema. Topical antibiotic alone works for rosacea but not the one with topical steroid. Eczema might just need topical steroid but Betamethasone is too strong for the thin skin in the face. Also, there are many other skin diseases that looks red too. Since you get prescriptions for those meds, you should see your doctor for correct diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have red bumpy rashes on my breast which itch. on scratching them, there's more redness in the area. no history of breast cancer. What's causing it?
I have ANA 1:640, flares joint swelling w/redness, photosensitivity, rashes, sharp chest pain, raynauds, chronic dry mouth, eyes. Sed and CRP always neg. Why?
Lupus: Lupus is a chronic, autoimmune disease that can damage any part of the body (skin, joints, and/or organs inside the body). Chronic means that the signs and symptoms tend to last longer than six weeks and often for many years. In lupus, something goes wrong with your immune system, which is the part of the body that fights off viruses, bacteria, and germs ("foreign invaders, " like the flu). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See derm: This could be a fixed drug eruption. See dermatologist for exact answer. ...Read more
Be seen: Red rashes that appear randomly are likely to be of the urticarial family but usually itch. See your doctor or send us a picture on health tap. All the best. ...Read more
When my 10 month eats and gets food around his face he comes out in red rashes until the food has been wiped off?
Food sensitivities: Does it happen every time he eats, or just with certain foods? Keep a very clear diary of what he is eating when this occurs, and see if you can find a common thread. Remember, it could be a preservative, an oil the food was cooked in, the list is endless. You may need to consider a visit with an allergist if it persists or symptoms other than rash (like cough/wheeze) occur. ...Read more