Skin Rash And Skin Thickening

Reviewed on 2/6/2023

Skin changes including rash and thickening can occur with many different chronic conditions of the skin including eczema. Certain infections or allergic reactions may lead to a rash that can develop into skin thickening due to chronic scratching resulting in scarring. If you are experiencing changes in your skin or any other concerning symptoms, seek the advice of a doctor.

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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