Skin Blisters, Skin Open Sore And Skin Rash

Reviewed on 1/17/2023

Skin rashes and blisters can be related to traumatic injuries such as burns as well as to infections and chronic inflammatory conditions of the skin. Many of these infections and inflammatory conditions can produce open sores on the skin, particularly if scratching has aggravated the condition. If you are concerned about these or any other symptoms, describe all your symptoms accurately to your doctor to determine the cause and receive appropriate treatment.

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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