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Infected rashes and peeling skin at the sam time ?
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Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology
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In brief: If you're asking...
...Whether you both can occur at the same time, yes.
Most rashes peel as they go away, the same way a sunburn does. You shouldn't assume your rash is infected, though, unless a culture has been taken and is positive -- in which case you may need an antibiotic.

In brief: If you're asking...
...Whether you both can occur at the same time, yes.
Most rashes peel as they go away, the same way a sunburn does. You shouldn't assume your rash is infected, though, unless a culture has been taken and is positive -- in which case you may need an antibiotic.
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