diaper dermatitis


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Related to diaper dermatitis: atopic dermatitis, Warts, seborrheic dermatitis
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Noun1.diaper dermatitis - dermatitis of the thighs and buttocks of infants; supposedly caused by ammonia in the urine in the child's diapers
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Most common skin conditions found in children are skin rashes, diaper dermatitis, atopic dermatitis, acne, and warts.
Meanwhile, many other plants and plant-based products had been reported to be effective on diaper dermatitis and diaper rash.
Rosen said that kanuka honey is also being investigated in psoriasis, eczema, acne, herpes simplex virus, and diaper dermatitis. It is also being studied for rosacea.
Owing to atopic dermatitis, diaper dermatitis, urticaria and dyshidrotic eczema, xerosis, and ichthyosis vulgaris, 5 (19.2%) cases were referred to the dermatology polyclinic.
Commonly encountered eczemas in paediatric practise, rare atopic dermatitis, pityriasis alba, juvenile plantar dermatoses in older children and seborrheic dermatitis and diaper dermatitis in infants.
Out of eczema group, seborrheic dermatitis was seen in 41 (51.9%) patients, contact dermatitis in 12 (15.2%) patients, pityriasis alba in 12 (15.2%) patients, atopic dermatitis in 8 (10.1%) patients, and diaper dermatitis in 6 (7.6%) patients.
Contact dermatitis, which includes irritant contact dermatitis, allergic contact dermatitis, and diaper dermatitis was observed with a rate of 11.43% among all diseases, whereas seborrheic dermatitis and pityriasis alba were observed with rates of 4.30% and 2.21%, respectively.
The substance is known with its numerous benefits - it treats diaper dermatitis, psoriasis and eczema, moisturizes the skin, relieves pain and has anti-inflammatory properties, treats itch and fungal skin infections, and many more.
Don't use combination antifungal/corticosteroid medications in children or for treating diaper dermatitis, warned Chikoti M.
The majority of the patients in the children group (n: 22) had diaper dermatitis (86%).
"And there's also a diaper dermatitis protocol that's being used in several hospitals as well."
One hundred forty-one Iranian infants (mean age, 4.6 months) with mild-to-moderate acute diaper dermatitis were randomly assigned to apply sparingly 1% hydrocortisone ointment or human breast milk twice a day for 7 days.