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Is there a way to distinguish the difference between atopic dermatitis scabies and pityriasis rosea?

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Dr. Paul Williams
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: See your doctor

These rashes can be distinguished by history, exam and perhaps testing.

In brief: See your doctor

These rashes can be distinguished by history, exam and perhaps testing.
Dr. Paul Williams
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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
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In brief: Yes.

Scabies is very itchy at night and affects wrists genitals nipples waist armpits.
Pityriaisis rose is non contagious and involves the trunk in a christmas tree pattern and is oval with a peripheral scale.Atopic dermatitis is a chronic condition that started in childhood and effects the areas in front of the elbows and behind the knees as well as the neck and face.

In brief: Yes.

Scabies is very itchy at night and affects wrists genitals nipples waist armpits.
Pityriaisis rose is non contagious and involves the trunk in a christmas tree pattern and is oval with a peripheral scale.Atopic dermatitis is a chronic condition that started in childhood and effects the areas in front of the elbows and behind the knees as well as the neck and face.
Dr. Morris Westfried
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