Skin Rashes in Children


What was the cause of your child's skin rash? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: strength, 0-2 Female (Caregiver) Published: July 09

I am not completely sure of the underlying cause of my child's skin rash but each time she bathes or lies on the floor she has them on her legs. When I apply BG anti-fungal cream as I was told it was caused by fungi it appeared to be going but some more seem to be re-emerging.

Comment from: Aviral Pandey, 19-24 Male (Patient) Published: January 02

I am 20 years old. I get small rashes on my skin and after that a light fever came whenever the climate changes. It’s been happening for 2 years now.

Comment from: Lisa, 7-12 Female (Caregiver) Published: March 10

My daughter started by scratching her waist, and by morning she was covered in rash with a strange swelling all over her body.

Comment from: whawk, 7-12 Male (Caregiver) Published: May 06

My child has small rash since toddler, raised small bumps on back of arms, and face.

Comment from: Dot, 25-34 Female (Caregiver) Published: February 22

Going on 2 weeks, our nearly 3 year old grandson has been covered with a red rash on entire body. His parents took him Monday to see a lady pediatrician and she had no idea what it was. He has already been immunized for measles, mumps, etc.

Comment from: Bear, 7-12 Male (Caregiver) Published: March 08

My 8 year old threw up all night. Ran fever the next day. Would not eat anything for two days afterwards. He is eating small amounts now. He also had required a bite like rash with white heads around his genital but not on his penis. Now he has them on his penis. Not sure what to think maybe chicken pox but everything I've read says they start around the face, head and trunk.


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