Impetigo of Left Cheek
This shows impetigo on the face. Impetigo is a skin infection caused by bacteria. The infection causes a red sores which leaks fluid. This area will then dry and become crusty.
This photo shows a red diaper rash in the area under the diaper.
Any diaper rash that lasts longer than a couple days can become secondarily infected with yeast. Note the red spots outside the main area of redness.
If a yeast infection is suspected, clotrimazole cream (e.g., Lotrimin; over-the-counter) should be applied 4 times daily.
There is redness and puffiness of both cheeks; this is the first sign of Fifth's Disease.
Nickel Allergy Rash - Abdomen
This shows a rash that was caused from the skin touching the snap on the jeans. This person is allergic to the nickel in the snap. The area is red and crusty.
Allergic Reaction to Nickel - Ear Lobe
This shows a rash that was caused from a nickel allergy. The allergic rash is from the nickel (metal) in the earring. It is red, crusty and moist.
Ringworm Rash on Arm
This is a picture of ringworm. The area is round and pink. It has a raised rough scaly border. The ring slowly increases in size. It is usually slightly itchy.
This is caused by a fungus not a worm It can be passed from person to person. If you notice a rash like this contact your physcian for treament.