Erythema is the general name for skin redness due to the dilation of blood vessels beneath the skin. Causes may include sunburn, hot flashes, flushing, blushing, skin inflammations, skin allergies, or skin infections. Certain systemic illnesses can also cause erythema such as lupus (SLE) and erythema nodosum.
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- Dermatitis: Dermatitis is a general medical term referring to any inflammation of the skin. Diagnosis and treatment usually requires a more
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- Systemic Disorders: Systemic disorders is the general category of disorders and diseases where an entire body system is affected, or the entire
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- Lupus: Lupus usually refers to Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), often abbreviated to just Lupus Erythematosus or Lupus. However, there are other
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- Erythema Nodosum: Erythema Nodosum is a disorder of the skin and connective tissue. Symptoms include painful red skin lumps (usually on legs
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- Redness: Redness is the red appearance of the skin or a local region. Simple redness may arise due to exertion or
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