The best way to deal with the common ailment of diaper rash is good prevention . Keep a baby's diaper area clean, cool and dry. See the Diaper Rash Learning Center's Causes section to learn more about how to keep your baby comfortable. Should you use disposable or cloth diapers?
- History and Physical Exam
- Skin Examination
- Potassium Hydroxide (KOH) Skin Test
- Diaper Rash Topical Soothing Agents
- Changing diaper often
- Keep Skin Dry
Diaper rash is an inflammation of the skin on a baby's bottom, caused by excessive exposure to a soiled diaper. Skin on the genitals,...