Miscellaneous Skin Eruptions

Serving Hamilton, Stoney Creek, Grimsby and surrounding areas

1003

  • Appears as raised rings and bumps on the skin
  • Is often mistaken for ringworm


1111

  •  A very itchy rash that appears suddenly


2222

  • Is caused by the bacteria Pseudomonas aeruginosa
  • From contaminated water in hot tubs


1004

  • An intensely itchy rash that affects the body, mouth and genitals
  • Is of unknown cause


1003

  • A disease of inflammation which can involve almost any body organ, including the skin
  • Sometimes may only involve the skin and have no internal problems associated with it


1111

  • A harmless rash that is caused by a virus
  • Resolves spontaneously


2222

  • A chronic, recurrent skin disorder
  • May be associated with arthritis
  • Affects 2–5% of the world’s population


1004

  • An infestation of the skin with the ‘itch mite’ Sarcoptes scabeii
  • Is contagious