skin rash

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n skin rash any red eruption of the skin
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Usage

In literature:

If, as he asserted, he had been rolled over and over on the earth, there should have been signs of gravel-rash on the skin.
"Kim" by Rudyard Kipling
Her skin was dry and burning, and on her forehead there was a slight rash.
"The Ghost" by Arnold Bennett
Sometimes the skin shows erythematous and purpuric rashes, and the patient may cry out as in meningitis.
"Manual of Surgery" by Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
He really does penetrate the skin, and his wanderings under the surface give one the feeling of an itching rash which covers the body.
"On the Trail" by Lina Beard and Adelia Belle Beard
Whale-oil, lying open in the mould, was used, and the wick was a rash with the green skin peeled off.
"Auld Licht Idylls" by J. M. Barrie
Babies are frequently subject to rashes, intertrigo, excoriations, eczema, and other skin affections.
"The Eugenic Marriage, Vol 2 (of 4)" by W. Grant Hague
When the skin is hot and dry, a wet-sheet pack will produce relief, and assist in bringing out the rash.
"Hydriatic treatment of Scarlet Fever in its Different Forms" by Charles Munde
The rash appears as fine, scarlet pin points scattered over a background of flushed skin.
"The Home Medical Library, Volume I (of VI)" by Various
Look at the heat-rash on the innocint skin av her.
"Soldier Stories" by Rudyard Kipling
Worse remained, for a disfiguring rash had assailed patches of her skin.
"Max Carrados" by Ernest Bramah
Itching of the skin is marked in some cases, and a fine desquamation is observed after the rash, but by no means invariably.
"A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I" by Various
His skin broke out into a fiery rash, which increased, and he felt unwell.
"The Secrets of a Kuttite" by Edward O. Mousley
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In news:

Blue-green algae blooms can release toxins that once get ingested, inhaled or rubbed against the skin can lead to diarrhea, vomiting and skin rashes - persistent exposure can lead to more serious health problems.
Pasta De Lassar Andromaco, a leading diaper rash treatment and skin protectant for decades in Mexico, is making its debut in the United States.
Babies were less likely to get the itchy skin rash eczema when their mothers took probiotics during pregnancy and while breastfeeding, according to a study from Finland.
Eczema looks like a rash and can flare up when a child has been exposed to an allergen or sweaty skin conditions.
Rangers at Lake Mead say say that ver the weekend, nine people got a skin rash known as Swimmer's Ttch.
Eczema looks like a rash and can flare up when a child has been exposed to an allergen or sweaty skin conditions.
Each pair was treated with an anti-allergy coating to prevent Daniel Radcliffe from getting a skin rash.
Left untreated, varicose veins may worsen over time and can cause aching and feelings of fatigue as well as skin changes, rashes, redness, and sores.
The algae can cause rashes for people with sensitive skin.
I'm always on the lookout for a good moisturizer that won't leave my skin oily or start a weird rash on my apparently sensitive skin.
Lyme disease causes a skin rash, and in some cases, more serious symptoms.
For centuries, calendula has been valued medicinally to treat wounds, cuts, abrasions, rashes and skin irritations.
On others, disposable diapers -- especially super-absorbent brands or ones made without a plastic outer layer -- help keep rashes at bay, since less moisture gets trapped near the baby's skin or in the diaper.
A potent preparation of stinging nettle ( Urtica urens ), a weed that in the wild could cause your skin to burn and itch, can help cure conditions like rashes .
Shingles is a blistering skin rash caused by the varicella virus, the same virus that causes chickenpox.
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