As your largest organ, your skin not only takes the brunt of the outside world, protecting the body from infection, injury and sun damage, it can also send out a distress signal when something is wrong below its surface.
Skin rashes are inflammations caused by either an external exposure or an internal issue. In many cases, patients place the blame on the wrong irritant and try to self-treat, causing the problem to get worse. That’s why it’s critical to get the correct diagnosis from a board-certified dermatologist.
Rashes are extremely common in patients of all ages, but sometimes they signal a more serious condition. To receive a proper diagnosis, it’s best to schedule an appointment with a dermatologist as soon as possible if you suffer from any of the following:
You don’t have to suffer from inflammation and itching anymore! Dr. Carrie Cobb and her team at Cobb Dermatology & Aesthetics in Central Virginia can uncover the cause of your flare-up and recommend an effective treatment plan that will heal your rash as fast as possible. To schedule an appointment, call 434-947-5321.