Disease Information for Diaper rash

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Buttock area rash
Genital rash/lesion
Intertrigo
Lower abdomen/buttock/thigh rash
Rash
Rash, perineum/saddle area
Rash/groin area
Weeping rash Axilla/Groin areas
Genital Erosions
Genital Skin Lesions
Genital Sore/Ulcer
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Arthritis of inflammatory bowel disease
Impetigo/Pyoderm
Rubella
Associated Disease & Complications
Candidiasis, cutaneous
Diaper rash
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Dermatologic/Subcutaneous (category)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Levocetirizine (Xyzal)
Definition

A type of irritant dermatitis localized to the area in contact with a diaper and occurring most often as a reaction to prolonged contact with urine, feces, or retained soap or detergent.

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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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