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Skin Rashes in Children Topic Guide

Skin Rashes in Children Skin Rashes in Children: Skin rashes in children may be categorized as bacterial, viral, life-threatening, fungal, and parasitic rashes. Oftentimes, the associated symptoms help establish the diagnosis. Treatment depends upon the type of rash and the severity of the signs and symptoms.

Skin Rashes in Children Topic Guide - Visuals

Skin Rashes in Children Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

measles, mumps, rubella and varicella virus vaccine Measles, Mumps, Rubella And Varicella Virus Vaccine

Measles, mumps, rubella, and varicella are serious diseases caused by viruses. They are spread from person to person through the air...learn more »

varicella virus (chickenpox) vaccine Varicella Virus (chickenpox) Vaccine

Varicella (commonly known as chickenpox) is a common childhood disease that causes fever, skin rash, and a breakout of fluid-filled blisters on the skin. Mo...learn more »

terbinafine topical Terbinafine Topical

Terbinafine is an antifungal medication that fights infections caused by fungus...learn more »

measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine Measles, Mumps, And Rubella (MMR) Vaccine

Measles, mumps, and rubella are serious diseases caused by viruses. They are spread from person to person through the air...learn more »

acetaminophen (oral/rectal) Acetaminophen (oral/rectal)

Acetaminophen is a pain reliever and a fever reducer. There are many brands and forms of acetaminophen available. Not all brands are listed on this leaflet...learn more »

ibuprofen Ibuprofen

Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Ibuprofen works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body...learn more »