Diaper Rash (Irritant Diaper Dermatitis)

About- Diaper rash also called irritant diaper dermatitis is most commonly a kind of contact dermatitis that causes a patchwork of inflamed bright red skin on baby's buttocks.
 
Symptoms-
 Red and irritated skin
 Small blisters may be present
 The rash is located on skin underneath the diaper area
 
Causes-
 Allergic reaction
 Bacterial or fungal infection
 Hot-water immersion
 Introduction of new foods
 Irritation from a new product
 Irritation from stool and urine
 Sensitive skin
 Side effects of Antibiotics
 Skin rubbing by wet diapers

Specialist to visit
Paediatrician

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References-
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.healthline.com
https://kidshealth.org
https://www.medicinenet.com
https://www.webmd.com

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