The 4 Most Common Skin Rashes to Look for with COVID-19
Hope everyone is staying home and staying safe! Here is some information regarding dermatologic manifestations associated with Covid 19 infection. Recent studies from Italy show that 20% of patients with COVID 19 will have some form of a skin rash. The rash will appear before the other symptoms in around 50% of cases. The 4 most common types are: morbilliform, levido retucularis, petechial (with toe or finger ulcers in some cases) & generalized itching. If you think you may be experiencing one of these please contact our office for a virtual exam. Take care, be well.
Virtual visits are covered by Medicare, Medicaid and most private insurances. This is a safe alternative way to be evaluated from the privacy and comfort of your own home. Please call our office at (330) 425-7600 for a virtual exam visit.
Dr. Cohn is a Board Certified Dermatologist who provides her patients with the newest, most advanced techniques in dermatology and dermatologic cosmetic surgery. Dr. Cohn has specialty training and extensive experience in pediatric dermatology, skin cancer and skin of color. She also specializes in procedures for improving aging skin including: laser skin resurfacing, chemical peels, fillers, sclerotherapy for large varicose and spider veins, hair loss in women, and alpha hydroxy acids for skin rejuvenation.