Identify the condition shown in the image below.
B. Heat rash
Ans. A. Intertrigo
- Image shows Intertrigo rash on the back of a 4 month old baby’s neck.
- Intertrigo is caused by warm moist folds of skin repeatedly rubbing together.
- The affected area may become blistered or infected with bacteria or fungi.
- Intertrigo is a common condition in babies and is treated with nappy cream and keeping the affected area clean and dry.