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778 Possible Causes for Pruritic Rash

  • Hypersensitivity

    rash.[] This red rash is raised and pruritic (itchy). Through a similar mechanism Type I Hypersensitivity can lead to exacerbation of Allergic Asthma by environmental triggers.[] ., neomycin ) , benzocaine Course First contact with allergen sensitization Repeated contact with allergen development of rash after 12–48 hours Rash Intensely pruritic ,[]

  • Dermatitis

    The distinction is that eczema can mean inflamed skin from any cause, whereas AD is the relapsing–remitting pruritic rash that occurs at typical sites, mainly the face and[] Abstract The case of a 58-year-old man with a pruritic rash involving the pubic area that had been undiagnosed for 30 years is presented.[] ., and Randy Tang, M.D. 4 Citing Articles A 31-year-old man presented with a 1-week history of pruritic rash on his left foot, which developed after he brushed against coral[]

  • Food Allergy

    It is a blistering skin disorder that manifests clinically with a chronic and intensely pruritic rash with a symmetrical distribution.[]

  • Depression

    "Hopelessness" redirects here. For the album by Anohni, see Hopelessness (album). Depression is a state of low mood and aversion to activity. It can affect a person's thoughts, behavior, motivation, feelings, and sense of well-being. It may feature sadness, difficulty in thinking and concentration and a significant[…][]

  • Contact Dermatitis

    Subacute forms of dermatitis present as less intense pruritic, erythematous, scaling and fissured skin rash.[] […] in area of contact More ill-defined boundaries but lesions usually found in areas of contact Burning or stinging of the area, which is intensely tender Intensely pruritic[] Chronic eczema can present as lesions that are pruritic, hyperpigmented and/or hypopigmented, well-defined plaques of previously inflamed skin, a scaly appearance and lichenification[]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Fine macular non-pruritic rash, which rapidly disappears. Transient bilateral upper lid oedema. Lymphadenopathy, especially neck glands. Nausea and anorexia.[] Rarely some patients with infectious mononucleosis may present with generalized macular papular rash that is non pruritic and seen on the face and trunk.[] This rash is faint and often disappears within several days. Other rare observation may include bilateral periorbital edema, conjunctivitis or eyelid edema.[]

  • Cutaneous Candidiasis

    When an infant presents in the delivery room with macular and papular skin lesions covering the trunk, extremities, and/or skin folds, the neonatal nurse practitioner covering deliveries must be aware of possible skin lesion differential diagnoses. Among these is congenital cutaneous candidiasis, a rare, usually benign[…][]

  • Toxoplasmosis

    Toxoplasmosis is an infectious disease caused by the protozoan Toxoplasma gondii. In an immunocompetent host, infection is generally asymptomatic, but toxoplasmosis in pregnancy can cause birth defects. Asymptomatic lymphadenopathy is the most usual presentation. The main lymph nodes involved are cervical and[…][]

  • Psoriasis

    Pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy. The rash presentation can vary; two examples are shown above.[] Accurate diagnosis of the generalized rash can be difficult because of the nonspecific appearance of many rashes.[] Pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy. The rash presentation can vary; two examples are shown above. Figure 3.[]

  • Pityriasis Circinata

    Take Quiz After a vacation to Hawaii, a patient reports a rash on the chest. The rash started 3 days ago and is not pruritic.[] In some people, the rash does not itch; in other people, the rash may be extremely itchy (pruritic).[] Sign Up A 16 year old boy is brought in with a 10 day history of a mildly pruritic rash on the trunk that started with a 3 cm solitary lesion.[]

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