Itching Or Burning, Skin Darkening, Skin Irritation And Skin Rash

Reviewed on 9/29/2022

A skin rash can have many causes including infections, allergic reactions, reactions to poisonous plants, sunburn, or bites and stings. Skin irritation can accompany any of these types of skin rash. Skin rashes may also itch or cause a burning sensation. If you have signs of a skin rash that do not improve, speak with your doctor to determine the cause.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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