6 doctors weighed in:

Is it ok to swim with pityriasis rosea?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Chlorine in a pool may be slightly irritating in sensitive individuals.

In brief: Yes

Chlorine in a pool may be slightly irritating in sensitive individuals.
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dr. Morris Westfried
Thank
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology

In brief: Pityriasis Rosacea

Pityriasis rosea (pit-uh-rahy-uh-sis row-zee-ah) is a common skin disease that causes a rash.
This rash usually disappears on its own without treatment. You can expect to see the rash for about 6 to 12 weeks. Sometimes the rash lasts much longer. It is alright to swim with this skin condition.

In brief: Pityriasis Rosacea

Pityriasis rosea (pit-uh-rahy-uh-sis row-zee-ah) is a common skin disease that causes a rash.
This rash usually disappears on its own without treatment. You can expect to see the rash for about 6 to 12 weeks. Sometimes the rash lasts much longer. It is alright to swim with this skin condition.
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dr. Michael Fisher
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Adam Smith
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
13 years in practice
382K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors