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01/15/2017 Bethesda Office closing early Thursday

Bethesda Office will be closing on Thursday 01/18/2017 at 12:30. Thank You for your patience.


01/10/2017 WESTMINSTER CLOSING

The Westminster office will be closed Wednesday, January 10th. We apologize for any inconvenience.


01/08/2018 Westminster and Germantown Closing

All offices will be closing effective immediately due to inclement weather and dangerous road conditions. We will reopen at normal time on Tuesday 1/9/2018.


01/04/2017 One Hour Delay (Late opening)

Due to inclement weather, all offices, with the exception of our DC, Towson, and Bel Air Offices, will be opening one hour late today.


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Intertrigo

Intertrigo is an inflammatory condition in which rash forms between skin folds usually due to an allergic reaction. Intertrigo can be caused by trapped moisture, heat, lack of circulation or friction between skin folds.

Areas Affected By Intertrigo

Below are the common areas affected by intertrigo. Other areas may include between the toes, inner thighs, creases in the neck and between the buttocks.

  • armpits
  • beneath the breasts
  • genital area
  • abdomen
  • Symptoms of Intertrigo

  • red rash
  • itchy skin
  • burning skin
  • cracked skin
  • Diagnosis and Treatment for Intertrigo

    Intertrigo can be diagnosed through a physical examination by an allergist or medical physician.

    Treatment for intertrigo includes keeping the affected area dry, using topical steroids or anti-inflammatory medications and antibiotic creams. Always consult your doctor for the best treatment plan for you.

    For more information on intertrigo or to schedule an appointment with an allergist or asthma specialist, call 1-800-778-9923 or visit the Allergy & Asthma Center location near you.

     
     

     

     





















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