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break out in a rash

[for the skin] to erupt with a rash. (See also break out in a cold sweat; break out (with a rash).) I knew Dan had the chicken pox, because he broke out in a rash and had a dry cough. The baby breaks out in a rash all the time.
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n. an injury from contact with the ground, as in motorcycling or biking. Shane picked up a bit of road rash when she fell off her bike.
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Evaluation of patients with eschars or vesicular rashes for rickettsialpox is likely to extend the recognized geographic distribution of Rickettsia akari, the etiologic agent of this disease.
OTCBB:RBCL), announced the initiation of human clinical trials, in three medical institutions, designed to evaluate the efficacy of its topical wound gel, Regenecare[TM], in the relief of painful, itching skin rashes that occur as a side effect during treatment by a group of widely-used cancer drugs known as epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) inhibitors.
While diaper rashes are usually not serious, if not cared for, they can get worse and become increasingly uncomfortable for the baby.
Lamotrigine use may be reduced due to exaggerated fears of skin rashes or limited understanding of how to manage skin rashes
Prednisone actually increases both the occurrence and severity of nevirapine-related rashes and should not be used.
The main message to people I think is, particularly during the summertime, if you exhibit a lot of these symptoms, which can be joint swellings or pain, rashes, severe tiredness, and it is different from being tired from the end of a hectic schedule, it's worth it to go to your covering physician and get looked at,'' she said.
Adler and Altman found that pus taken from the students' rashes contained fecal bacteria that had presumably penetrated their skin through hair follicles.
07), with rashes in the placebo group having a much higher median percentage (60%) transitioning through the crusting stage than rashes in the ARYS-01 Cream group (15%), which healed without crusting.
If we can make those moments happy by not having to deal with diaper rashes, then that's more quality time we can spend with our son," said Bill Rancic.
This is caused by blood leaking from broken blood vessels beneath the skin and unlike other rashes, it doesn't fade when pressed.
Compared with the placebo group, the children on acyclovir developed briefer rashes and fewer chicken pox lesions, the team reports in the Nov.