Rash Diagnosis List Creator
 
Fluid-filled or solid?
Fluid-filled (eg. blister)
Solid
If fluid-filled, is it clear (eg. water) or pustular (eg. milky)?
Clear
Pustular
Is it red?
Yes
No
Is it scaling (eg. flaking, resembling fish scales)?
Yes
No
If it isn't red, what color is it?
Skin-colored
White
Brown-black
Yellow
If non-scaling and red, is it dome-shaped or flat-topped?
Dome
Flat-top
If red and scaling, is there epithelial disruption (eg. erosions, weeping, crust, fissures, or yellow scale)?
Yes
No

 

After answering these questions and clicking the compute button, this tool will create a list of possible conditions that may cause the skin rash.

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