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Pityriasis rosea false positive herpes

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Dr.  Olsi Taka MD

Recently tested positive on UA for temazepam I have never taken temazepam but did take Valium for relief of severe itching/ insomnia due to pitycarius rosea...would this cause false positive ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Olsi Taka ( Neurologist)
Dr.    Kakkar S. MD

of Pityriasis rosea . If I was the treating doctor, I would have manage it with a topical moderately potent ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

I have a rash diagnosed as Pityriasis rosea , have had it for about 7 weeks now. I believe there is no treatment except for anti-itching cream & that the rash should disappear in time. Can you please confirm ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Harish Naik MD

Hi, I have pityriasis rosea on my front, back and near my crouch. I have also recently had a bad issue of mould forming in my home - could the mould have anything to do with the formation of the rash ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harish Naik ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Geetika Paul MD

I had spoken to Dr. Greetika XXXXXXX 5 days ago and said that it looks like I have pityriasis rosea ... writing now because my face has gotten worse. I m wondering if pityriasis rosea gets worse... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geetika Paul ( Dermatologist)

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Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

Is Pityriasis rosea related to the herpes virus? I was diagnosed with hsv 1 and 2 several weeks ago and then just started getting a rash on my body. Not near my gentitals though. I have been reading... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

hi there i just got diagnosed with pityriasis rosea and i spend alot of time at my brothers and his ... the virus cause ive heard its not good if a pregnant woman gets pityriasis rosea... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ronald Schubert ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Resham J. Vasani (Bhojani) MD

i have pityriasis rosea for about 8 weeks now. the rash has stopped spreading, but has dried out and has left me with a leathery feel on my skin. It s cracking and peeling, but also is tight and sore ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Resham J. Vasani (Bhojani) ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Suryakanta Baraha MD

I am a 28 year old male. I was diagnosed with pityriasis rosea last year. I ve had the rash .... Does this sound like pityriasis rosea? Maybe chronic pityriasis lichenoides? ... View answer

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Dr. Suryakanta Baraha MD

I ve got pityriasis rosea on my tatto will it go away with the rash? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suryakanta Baraha ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.  Abubakar Siddiqh MD

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Dr. Dattaprasad MD

Hi, Welcome to HCM. If the diagnosis is confirmed apply calamine lotion lotion locally & you can take over-the-counter antihistamine, such as chlorpheniramine maleate to relieve itching. Regards.

Dr. Raju A.T MD

Pityriasis rosea is usually associated with infections. You may have to be placed on antibiotics.