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Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

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


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How do I cure 'chicken skin'? Its these bumps at my triceps that many people reportedly have. Not rashes but sort of permanent goosebumps.

How do I cure 'chicken skin'? Its these bumps at my triceps that many people reportedly have. Not rashes but sort of permanent goosebumps.

Keratosis pilaris: There is no cure but you can lessen the appearance by using a good moisturizing cream several times a day and exfoliating the areas during baths/showers. Dermatologists will sometimes prescribe weak acidic creams to help reduce the bumpiness. ...Read more

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How to get rid of those red bumps on my triceps?

How to get rid of those red bumps on my triceps?

Cause?: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of those red bumps on my triceps?

How do I get rid of those red bumps on my triceps?

Bumps: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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34 yo male.daily gym.notices total of 10-20 red blood pin-sized around 1mm spots at bicep, triceps, quadricep for a mth. does not go away?

34 yo male.daily gym.notices total of 10-20 red blood pin-sized around 1mm spots at bicep, triceps, quadricep for a mth. does not go away?

Petechia: Hose are probably petechia, and there are a number of potential causes; some quite benign and others not. I would be seen for an exam and basic blood work just to be sure. ...Read more

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I have red dots on both my upper arms, primarily in my tricep area...What is the cause and what can I do to get rid of them?

I have red dots on both my upper arms, primarily in my tricep area...What is the cause and what can I do to get rid of them?

Keratosis pillaris : Keratosis pillaris, usually a benign and asymptomatic skin condition, commonly presents as you have pointed out, often involving the upper arms, but can be seen elsewhere on the body as well. If this is the condition you have, daily use of exfoliating moisturizers containing Lactic Acid or urea may help. Topical tretinoin may also be very effective. ...Read more

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How long after taking steroids can redness rashes heal?

How long after taking steroids can redness rashes heal?

Red rashes: Steroids can clear red red rashes in several days depending on the strength, but prolonged use can cause red rashes. Obviously, the drug has to be used carefully. ...Read more

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What does ichiness redness rashes and bumps mean when they apear on boobs?

What does ichiness redness rashes and bumps mean when they apear on boobs?

Breast rash: It could be several conditions for a proper evaluation you will need an exam by your physician. Some possibilities including, but not limited to could be anything form a heat rash to a yeast infection. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Skin 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