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Baby Has Rash Under Armpit

I feel sick ive just noticed my baby girl has a rashsore in a skin fold under her armpit.

Baby has rash under armpit. Baby has sore armpits help. Written by annie shuler february 18 2021. Underarm rash or armpit rash can be unsightly embarrassing itchy painful cause a burning feeling or general discomfort. But babies infants or toddler are more susceptible to any skin rash.

I cant believe i hadnt noticed it until now it must have been there for a few days to. Molluscum contagiosum is another viral infection that causes rashes in babies. The rashes look like pink small bumps with indented centers. They affect male female and children baby toddle or kids.

Armpit rash can appear in different forms and color. Rash under babys armpit. By annie shuler february 18 2021. Also the underarm rash may not look similar but they may vary from one person to another.

A rash can appear as red pink grey yellow and brown depending on your skin color. I must not have been drying under her arms well enough after a bath. Contact dermatitis can appear under the arms as an itchy red rash. A skin rash is usually treated with antifungal spray ointment or cream.

If your baby develops a rash accompanied by a fever or following a fever its best to call your pediatrician. If your baby does develop thrush in their armpit their doctor may prescribe an antifungal to treat the area. Always consult your doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment if a rash is present on your toddler. The cause may be infectious and you should have your child evaluated by a doctor.

The rash will disappear after stopping the use of certain soap detergent cosmetics or perfumes that are causing the skin disturbance. Some of the mechanical processes include rubbing surfaces especially folds. Molluscum contagiosum can occur anywhere on a babys body but it is most common on the head neck torso and armpits. If a rash appears under your toddlers arm with no other symptoms it could be from contact dermatitis atopic eczema or even lyme disease.