Table of Contents
- Rash facts
- What are the causes, symptoms, and signs of common noninfectious rashes?
- Atopic dermatitis
- Seborrheic dermatitis
- Contact dermatitis
- Diaper rash
- Stasis dermatitis
- Nummular eczema
- Drug eruptions
- Heat rash (miliaria)
- What health care professionals diagnose and treat rashes?
- How do health care professionals diagnose common skin rashes?
- Rashes produced by fungal infections
- Rashes produced by bacterial infections
- Viral exanthems
- Rash due to parasites
- What is the treatment for a rash?
- What is the prognosis for a rash?
- Is it possible to prevent rashes?
This bumpy scaling eruption which does not weep or ooze. Psoriasis tends to occur on the scalp, elbows, and knees. The skin condition produces silvery flakes of skin that scale and fall off.
These red itchy bumps come on in a sudden fashion and then resolve in about eight hours. They tend to recur frequently. If hives are caused by a drug, that drug should be avoided in the future.