Система Orphus

Symptoms of disease - Rash


Roseola - speck of light pink color, diameter 1-5mm; does not turn pale when pressure is applied.

The staining of the skin with changed color, does not protrude above the level of the skin, with a diameter of 5-20mm, turn pale when pressure is applied.

Papule - acting on the surface of the skin education, not having a cavity inside, with a diameter less than 5mm.

A plaque - education, elevated above the skin surface, diameter more than 5 mm.

Node - globular education of diameter more than 5 mm.

Blister - pale-pink skin, several towering above the level of the skin, but did not have a cavity inside. Diameter from 2 up to 15 cm and more. Often accompanied by itching.

Vesicle (diameter less than 5mm) and the bubble (diameter more than 5 mm) - education, which have a cavity inside, containing the liquid.

Pustule - education, have a cavity with a purulent contents.

Petechiaea- small (less than 3mm) bleeding in the skin; do not speak, do not turn pale when pressure is applied.

In addition, emit so-called secondary elements of a rash, i.e. the items, which are formed over time, the primary elements.

Hyperpigmentation - the darkening of the skin.

Depigmentation - paleness of the skin area.

The scale - areas of peeling of the skin on the place of former papules or bubbles. The scales are different sizes - from pityriasis, when the skin as if covered with flour to the plate peeling with the formation of large flakes, separated with large areas of the skin.

Erosion - a violation of the integrity of the skin, often at the opening of vesicles and pustules.
The crust is formed in the place of drying of the weeping of the surface.

For correct diagnosis is also important location of the rash on the body, with any part of the body begin rashes, how fast they spread.

Which diseases there is Rash

  • Measles
  • Rubella
  • Varicella
  • Infectious mononucleosis
  • Typhoid fever
  • Typhus
  • Leptospirosis
  • Secondary syphilis
  • Scarlet Fever
  • Acute period of a HIV-infection
  • Meningococcal septicaemia

Which doctor should I contact if there is a Rash

  • Infectious Disease Specialist

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