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Pityriasis rosea - A - Z of Skin

Pityriasis rosea is a common self-resolving rash that usually occurs in children and young adults but can occur at any age.

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Slapped cheek disease or Fifth disease (Parvovirus) | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

Slapped cheek disease is a viral disease

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Meningococcal infection | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

What is meningococcal infection? Meningococcus is a bacterial infection which can make people sick very quickly

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Pityriasis Alba - ACD

Pityriasis alba is a benign and very common, self-resolving, eczematous (mild dermatitis) rash that most commonly affects children and young adults.

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Hives (Urticaria) | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

What is urticaria? Urticaria is a type of skin rash that has raised lumps (wheals) and is usually very itchy

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Lichen sclerosus - ACD

Lichen sclerosus is a skin disease that mostly affects the genital region in children and adults of both sexes. It can affect the anus of younger women...

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Gianotti-Crosti syndrome - ACD

Gianotti-Crosti syndrome is a rash caused by a viral infection. Typically found on the legs, buttocks, arms and face of children aged 6 months - 14 years.

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Acne & pimples: treatment & prevention | Raising Children Network

Acne is a common skin condition, especially among teenagers. Read about causes, signs and symptoms, treatment and prevention for pimples and acne.

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Seeing a dermatologist: for parents & kids | Raising Children Network

Your child might see a dermatologist if she has a skin condition like eczema, psoriasis or acne. Read how a dermatologist can help your child.

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Measles self-care - myDr.com.au

Measles is a highly infectious disease caused by a virus. It is most common in children and is spread by coughing, sneezing or sometimes kissing. Find out what products are available for measles.

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