- dermatitis of the thighs and buttocks of infants
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a common condition in babies in which the skin in the diaper area becomes irritated and red, usually because of exposure to urine, faeces, or heat
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Our Diaper rash Main Article provides a comprehensive look at the who, what, when and how of Diaper rash Diaper rash: Also called "diaper dermatitis," a diaper rash is a skin inflammatory reaction localized to the area usually covered by the diaper. It can have many causes including infections (yeast, bacterial or viral), friction irritat
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An irritated red rash that is localised to the diaper area. Irritation commonly occurs secondary to chaffing and chronic moisture to the skin. ... (27 Sep 1997) ...
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diaper dermatitis noun
dermatitis of the thighs and buttocks of infants; supposedly caused by ammonia in the urine in the child`s diapers
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(from the article `childhood disease and disorder`) The infant`s skin has a thin epidermis and immature glands and is particularly susceptible to blistering and infection. Diaper, or napkin, rashes, ... Skin disorders are common during childhood. Birthmarks and diaper rashes (both considered above), eczema, and local infections are ofte...
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A skin rashe in the diaper area that is caused by prolonged contact with wet or soiled diapers, fungus infection, urinary tract infection or an allergy to soap, lotions, detergent or disposable diapers. Because the main cause is being exposed to ammonia for long periods of time, it is important to change the child's diaper frequently. Diaper rash..
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Type: Term Synonyms: diaper dermatitis
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