Itchy rash

On this page you can find conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Please note that if you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

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Conditions

Athlete's Foot

Athlete's foot is a rash caused by a fungus that usually appears between the toes.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Itchy rash
  • Rash on foot
  • Rash between toes and or fingers
  • Blisters on foot
  • Dry, flaky skin on feet

More information on Athlete's Foot is available here.

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Chickenpox

Chickenpox is a common illness that mainly affects children and causes an itchy, spotty rash.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Blister of face
  • Blisters on chest, abdomen or back
  • Unusually tired
  • Loss of appetite
  • Itchy rash

More information on Chickenpox is available here.

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Chilblains

Chilblains are small, itchy swellings on the skin that occur as a reaction to cold temperatures.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Cold hands or feet
  • Itchy rash
  • Swollen finger
  • Feeling of your skin burning
  • Pain in toe

More information on Chilblains is available here.

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Eczema

Atopic eczema, also known as atopic dermatitis, is the most common form of eczema.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Itchy rash
  • Dry skin
  • Rash on hand
  • Rash on the creases of the skin
  • Itchy ear

More information on Eczema is available here.

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Infestation by Sarcoptes scabiei var hominis

Scabies is a contagious skin condition caused by tiny mites that burrow into the skin.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Itchy rash
  • Itchy skin
  • Raised lines on skin
  • Rash between toes and or fingers

More information on Infestation by Sarcoptes scabiei var hominis is available here.

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Prickly heat

Prickly heat, also known as miliaria, is an itchy rash of small, raised red spots that causes a stinging or prickling sensation on the skin.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Itchy rash
  • Feeling of your skin burning

More information on Prickly heat is available here.

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Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a skin condition that causes red, flaky, crusty patches of skin covered with silvery scales.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Flaky skin
  • Thickened patch of skin
  • Skin rash
  • Itchy rash
  • Loosening of fingernail

More information on Psoriasis is available here.

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Ringworm

Ringworm is a common and highly infectious skin infection that causes a ring-like red rash on the skin.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Ring-like rash
  • Itchy rash
  • Red skin
  • Flaky skin

More information on Ringworm is available here.

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Shingles

Shingles, also known as herpes zoster, is an infection of a nerve and the skin around it.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Itchy rash
  • Blistering rash
  • Painful skin
  • Blisters on chest, abdomen or back
  • Numbness or tingling on chest or back

More information on Shingles is available here.

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Varicose veins of the leg with eczema

Varicose eczema is a type of eczema that affects the legs.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Itchy rash
  • Rash on legs
  • Dry skin
  • Swollen purple veins on legs
  • Swollen feet or ankles

More information on Varicose veins of the leg with eczema is available here.

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