Diaper Rash | Overview


What is diaper rash?

Diaper rash is redness and rash on a baby’s bottom or genital area. Diaper rash can be caused by wet diapers that are not changed quickly enough. Normally, diaper rash can be treated easily and at home.

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Reviewed/Updated: 07/13
Created: 01/96