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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
My grandson had an intermittent fever and developed a sandpaper rash. Quick strep test and follow up lab test proved negative. The rash is finally fading out after weeks. He still is very pale especially around his mouth but is eating well and has n
2 yr old has sandpaper rash all over body, and swollen lymph nodes! Strep test-negative. What could this be? No new foods or soaps, or any changes.
Sore throat feels like ulcers or lichens (had them before) pink sandpaper rash all over my body strep test can back negative what is this?
Husband & i went camping 1 1/2weeks ago. He has a sandpaper feeling rash between inner thigh and on the shaft of his penis. No other symptoms to note.
I've had an itchy rash (like sandpaper) on my soft palate, tonsils and upper throat for 6 wks. Antifungals and z-pack Abx have not helped. What next?
So I had a 48 hr ECG monitor on but I got a rash now I have tiny scabs and the skin feels like sandpaper-why does it have this texture and duration?
Check it out: May have developed a secondary infection. See your doc ...Read more
My daughter has a rash on her chest. Sandpaper feel, itchy, with cough and chest congestion, no fever associated. Although vague, what could this be?
Viral Exanthem: Most likely symptoms are related to viral illness but if she starts having a fever and sore throat then it could be scarlet fever related to Streptococcal infection. Finally the two symptoms could be unrelated with a common cold and dry winter skin or skin irritation from an agent contacting her skin. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
SSee derm: See your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more