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Rash Causes, Symptoms, Signs, Treatment, and Cure Topic Guide

Rash (Causes, Types, and Cures) Rash (Causes, Types, and Cures): A rash is a visible skin outbreak. Examples of noninfectious rashes include eczema, psoriasis, contact dermatitis, seborrheic dermatitis, rosacea, hives, and allergic dermatitis. Types of infectious rashes include ringworm, impetigo, scabies, herpes, chickenpox, and shingles. Rashes may be caused by fungi, viruses, bacteria, and parasites. Treatment depends upon the type of rash.

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coal tar topical Coal Tar Topical

Coal tar is a by-product of coal processing...learn more »

pramoxine (topical) Pramoxine (topical)

Pramoxine is an anesthetic, or numbing medicine...learn more »

halobetasol topical Halobetasol Topical

Halobetasol is a highly potent steroid that helps reduce inflammation in the body...learn more »

desoximetasone topical Desoximetasone Topical

Desoximetasone is a topical (for the skin) steroid. It reduces the actions of chemicals in the body that cause inflammation...learn more »

benzocaine topical Benzocaine Topical

Benzocaine is a local anesthetic (numbing medication). It works by blocking nerve signals in your body...learn more »

prednisone Prednisone

Prednisone is a steroid that reduces inflammation in the body, and also suppresses your immune system...learn more »

dexamethasone (injection) Dexamethasone (injection)

Dexamethasone is a steroid that prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation...learn more »

prednisolone Prednisolone

Prednisolone is a steroid that prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation...learn more »