Rash - Causes, Symptoms and Treatment .MF .

August 12, 2017 17:52 | Leather

Rash Rash is a symptom of many infectious diseases.Most often, such a rash accompanied by a rise in temperature.The combination of these symptoms usually causes the patient to immediately seek medical attention.And there are all grounds;these symptoms may be a manifestation of serious diseases, early diagnosis and treatment which can sometimes save lives.

Elements rash:

  • Roseola - a speck of light pink color, 1-5mm in diameter;not pale when pressed
  • Spot - skin discoloration, not protruding above the skin, 5-20mm diameter, blanches with pressure
  • papule - protruding above the surface of the skin formation, which has no cavity inside diameter of less than 5mm
  • Plaque -education, elevated above the skin surface, a diameter greater than 5mm
  • Node - spherical formation with diameters greater than 5mm
  • Blister - pale pink skin, a few towering above the skin, but has no cavity inside.The diameter of from 2 to 15 cm or more.Often accompanied by itching
  • vesicles (diameter of less than 5mm) and bubbl
    e (diameter greater than 5mm) - Education with a cavity inside the liquid containing
  • pustules - education, having a cavity with purulent contents
  • Petechiae - small (less than 3mm), bleeding in the skin;do not speak, do not fade when pressed

addition, emit so-called secondary elements rashes, ieelements, which are formed with time of the primary elements.

  • Hyperpigmentation - darkening of the skin area
  • Depigmentation - blanching of the skin area
  • Scale - areas of skin peeling at the site of the former papules or vesicles.The scales come in various sizes - from pityriasis when skin as if covered with flour up to the plate flaking to form larger flakes, separating a large sections of skin
  • Erosion - violation of integrity of the skin, usually at autopsy bubbles and pustules
  • Cork - formed in the place of drying weepingsurface

For proper diagnosis is also important to layout a rash on the body, with some parts of the body begin rash how quickly they spread.

Some infectious diseases, accompanied by a rash:

  • Measles
  • Rubella
  • Chickenpox
  • Infectious mononucleosis
  • Typhoid
  • Typhus
  • Leptospirosis
  • Secondary syphilis
  • Scarlet fever
  • acute period of HIV infection
  • Meningococcal sepsis

when any kind of rash, especially when the temperature rises, it is necessary to consult a doctor immediately!

To what doctor to consult in case of rash

  • infektsionist
  • dermatologist dermatology and venereal diseases

child in the event of an eruption caused the local doctor therapist from the clinic to the home.