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11/13/2017 Offices closing on Friday 11/24

All offices will be closed on Friday, 11/24/2017, the day after Thanksgiving. All offices will open for normal hours on Monday, 11/27/2017.


11/13/2017 Bel Air office closing early 11/22/2017

The Bel Air Office will be open from 8-4 on Wednesday, 11/22/2017 and will remain closed until the following Monday, 11/27/2017.


11/13/2017 Greenbelt Office Closed 11/22/2017

The Greenbelt office will be closed on Wednesday, 11/22/2017 and will reopen for normal hours on Monday, 11/27/2018.


11/13/2017 DC office Closing early 11/22/2017

Our DC/Foggy Bottom office will be closing at 2pm on 11/22/2017. We will reopen for normal business hours on Monday, 11/27/2017.


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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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