Skin Symptoms

Skin symptoms is a broad category of any affliction of the skin. Common skin symptoms include rash, blisters, pimples, hives, and many other types. Skin symptoms may also affect particular types of skin, such as scalp symptoms, pubic area symptoms, and so on. ...

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Your skin helps protect you from germs, but sometimes it can get infected by them. Some common types of skin infections are

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Causes of Skin Symptoms

Skin can also alert you to a health problem. A red, itchy rash might signal allergies or infections, and a red “butterfly” rash on your face might be a sign of lupus. A yellow tint might indicate liver disease. And ...1

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Causes List for Skin Symptoms

Possible causes of Skin Symptoms (or similar symptoms) may include:2

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Types

Types of skin symptoms include:

Sensory Symptoms: Skin sensations include:

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Clinical Features of Skin Symptoms

Signs that an area of skin has become infected include:

  • redness and heat around an area of skin
  • the area of skin leaks pus or a watery discharge
  • crusting on the surface of the wound
  • a wound does not heal ...
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Treatments for Skin Symptoms

Tell any healthcare providers who treat you if you have or had an S. aureus or MRSA skin infection. If you have a skin infection that requires treatment, ask your healthcare provider if you should be tested for MRSA. Many ...3

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Prevention of Skin Symptoms

Protecting Your Outer Self: People say that beauty’s only skin deep; it’s what’s on the “inside” that counts. Our insides are certainly important, but skin is your first layer of defense against the outside world. Skin can ...4

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References

  1. Source: NIH News in Health (NIH): newsinhealth.nih.gov/ issue/ nov2015/ feature2
  2. Source: Algorithmically Generated List
  3. Source: NIAID (NIH): niaid.nih.gov/ research/ mrsa-prevention
  4. Source: NIH News in Health (NIH): newsinhealth.nih.gov/ issue/ nov2015/ feature2

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