You are dressing your 3-year-old child when you notice a rough, pimply red rash on her back and chest. You also find it on her arms and legs. What could it be? Should you call the doctor? You pick your 6-year-old up from school and notice his cheeks are bright red. He feels a little warm and then shows you a red lacy rash on his arms.
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When a healthy baby gets sick, don't panic. Understand when to call the doctor and when to seek emergency care for your baby. When you have a baby occasional infections and fevers are inevitable.
Any abnormal markings or rash around mouth areas can be disturbing and embarrassing to deal with. Perioral dermatitis, as it is known medically, is a rash around the mouth that presents classic symptoms caused by various conditions such as eczema, folliculitis , or even chemical burns. The red bumps may be tiny but can produce feelings of self-consciousness, especially if the rash becomes infected. This type of complication may lead to a more serious ailment like impetigo. In simplest terms, a rash can be regarded as the irregular appearance of the skin.