How would you know what kind of skin disease your son have?

Answer Since there are well over 250 skin rashes that can affect the pediatric age group, the optimal way to obtain a definitive diagnosis is via a pediatric dermatologist.

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What is the disease that presents a severe rash on an infant of which appears to be skin burns with areas of skin beginning to peel off?

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