Pediatric Rashes

When your child comes to you with a rash, don’t panic—yet. Many childhood rashes are simple to treat or require time to go away - Cindy Gellner MD

Pediatric Rashes

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Because rash-causing illnesses are omnipresent, we created an illustrated guide to five common ones that occur in young children. If you’re concerned that your child has one of these maladies (or any unexplained rash for that matter), give your pediatrician a call. And always remember to thoroughly wash hands to prevent the spread of, well, most things.

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