Pityriasis rosea

What is Pityriasis rosea?

It is a rash often begins with a single, round or oval, pink patch that is scaly and with a raised border called herald patch.Before the appearance of herald patch you may feel tired and may have sore throat and appetite loss.It is usually harmless.

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I was recently diagnosed with Pityriasis Rosea. The dr gave me steroid shot and said there is really nothing else to do. That said, the rash is...

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Pityriasis rosea is a viral infection.
It is usually self limiting.The rash would subside on its own without any...

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