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Skin Rash Due To Klebsiella Infection
Could a skin rash indicated a ear infection? 7 month old may have a ear infection, she is tugging at her ear. She has developed a rash all over her body from neck to feet
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
Skin Rash due to allergy can spread further even if trigger is removed or only infection can spread not allergical skin rash? Comments?
Skin rash allergy: I am confused. Skin rash due to allergy can "spread" also called "disseminated" but should go away when trigger removed. ...Read more
What's the cause?: Cellulitis is an inflammation (red, hot swollen and tender) of the skin and soft tissues. It can be cause by many things such as bacteria, sunburn, vein disease and trauma all of which have different treatments. Depending on where it occurs and what is the cause, changes the treatment. If you keep having recurrences, the treatments are wrong, seek another opinion. A rash usually involves skin. ...Read more
See your doctor: These are symptoms that require a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after obtaining this informstion, can he/she adequately diagnose and treat you. ...Read more
If treating candida: There are many things that could cause a skin rash. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, sun exposure, insect bites, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
What can this skin infection be as no pus just lil pinkish liquid. He has been putting fecudine. Das has sugar & all started after a cut. Rashes came?
It is impossible to accurately DX a skin lesion, rash in this format.
Suggest you make an apt with DR for exam, DX, and treatment ...Read more
Went to the doc for a skin rash, she said its just an infection but now its nighttime and its itching me even though it didn't yesterday and before.???
HUH????: "Just an infection"???? Has no meaning. Itching is not often a feature of infection. Better see a dermatologist. ...Read more
No: It has not been shown in the medical studies to be helpful. ...Read more
Fungal skin infection. What creams are as good as or better than daktacort. My rashes seem to have got worse rapidly?
Med not the problem?: There are dozens of alternative antifungal preparations. However, often failure is due to problem with the medication reaching the fungus rather than which antifungal med used. You may do better with cream than ointment; you may need 3 or 4 times a day instead of twice; the problem may be something more than just a fungus. If initial therapy fails, best to ask pharmacist or doctor for recommend. ...Read more
I was told I have a yeast infection was given fluconazole to take after taken skin rashes got worse and multipled what does this mean body hurts?
Rash: You need to consult with a dermatologist ...Read more
White layered dry skin in head. If removed, it turns into black skin like rashes. 6 month before found and treated streptococcus bacterial infection?
Skin cancer?: When a skin lesion fails to heal and not associated with burning or itching, one should get checked for skin cancer. The fact that it was infected 6 months ago might be due to scratching thereby introducing bacteria into the lesion. It is only prudent to see a dermatologist to make sure that it is not a skin cancer. ...Read more
What do you suggest if I'm a man who was prescribed vaginal yeast infection pills for a fungal skin rash. Does this make sense?
Yes: Monistat or a similar antifungal medications can be applied to the area twice a day. If not resolving in a week, advise physician. ...Read more
I have got itching on my genitals and in between my buttocks and I later got rashes on the back of my palms and skin infection?
Visit the doctor: The description of itching in your genitals and back of the palms, without additional information (meds, allergies) in an 18 years old man (unless stated, presumptively sexually active), there are several possibilities. Infections, some contagious, must be ruled out. It is very important to visit a doctor to see the rash more importantly, to discuss the specifics of your case in a timely manner. ...Read more
What other infections cause rashes on skin and red bumps in face besides chicken pox. My son is 4?
From last 2 months I have round nail size glassy reddish brown skin rash on penis head on right corner. It it yeast infection?
Have a skin rash from my calf to my mid thigh. They are slighlty raided and itch. How do I know if this is a bacterial infection or hypersensitivty?
Can't tell: From your description, it can be neither, please see your doctor, goodluck ...Read more
Marriedfemale recently diagnosd with vaginal yeast infection. Now my husband has red rashes in penis head. We're havin protected sex only. Is it related?
Contact dermatitis: Sometimes lubricant or powder used for any purpose might cause irritation. Just to be sure have your spouse md take a quick look to guide him to right treatments! Regards and happy honeymoon! ...Read more
Skin rashes mostly around my inner thighs n buttocks. There's a few tiny spots on my lower leg n arm. Currently having yeast infection cuz of plan b..
Possibly: It can happen but is not common. There are blistering allergic conditions called bulbous disease. These require systemiic, internal medications to control. ...Read more
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 more
I have an odd sort of rash/infection that won't go away, starts as an itch under my skin, then breaks out in a painful broken out rashy-thing.
See a doctor.: Have your own doctor or a dermatologist look at the rash to make the proper diagnosis and recommend the proper treatment. ...Read more
I don't know if I have a yeast infection but in that area it is itchy, and my skin is kinda white, like a white pasty rash and itchy on skin?
Skin on feet go red like a rash comes every night looks similar to sunburn. 4 months now, just incase itsa infection but they look fine during the day?
See a doctor: Rashes are very different and require a in person evaluation to accurately diagnose and treat. ...Read more
14weeks pregnant. No infections/diseases. No rash. Itchy burning skin all over whole body. Gets especially bad at night. What could it be?
Dry skin?: At 14 weeks, there really are no skin related complications related specifically to the pregnancy. This sounds like something else. I would try things like: change laundry detergent, evening shower with moisturizing soap, and a humidifier in your room. Also, talk with your doctor! ...Read more