Diaper Rash Caused by Fungal Infection

Signs that diaper rash may be a fungal infection include: A red rash in the skin creases. The rash usually has clear borders and tiny red or pus-filled pimples beyond the borders of the rash. A rash in other skin folds, such as the neck, underarms, or belly button. White patches in the mouth. White discharge from the…

Diaper Rash Caused by Fungal Infection

Diaper Rash Caused by Fungal Infection

Signs that diaper rash may be a fungal infection include:

  • A red rash in the skin creases. The rash usually has clear borders and tiny red or pus-filled pimples beyond the borders of the rash.
  • A rash in other skin folds, such as the neck, underarms, or belly button.
  • White patches in the mouth.
  • White discharge from the vagina.

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Current as ofJune 26, 2019

Author: Healthwise Staff
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine

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