Skin Conditions

2018 Sat September | 10: 23 ||

Rash facts

  • Rash is not a specific diagnosis. Instead it refers to any sort of inflammation and/or discoloration that distorts the skin’s normal appearance.
  • Common rashes include eczema, poison ivy, hives and athlete’s foot
  • Infections that cause rashes may be fungal, bacterial, parasitic, or viral
  • Over-the-counter products may be helpful treatments for many skin rashes
  • Rashes lasting more than a few days that are unexplained should be evaluated by a doctor