Burning sensation, Skin redness: 5 Possible Causes
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What causes burning sensation and skin redness? 5 possible conditions

See a list of possible causes in order from the most common to the least.


Stasis Dermatitis And Ulcers

Find detailed information on stasis dermatitis and ulcers, including causes, symptoms, treatment, and prevention.

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Shingles is an infection caused by the varicella-zoster virus, which is the same virus that causes chickenpox. Chickenpox can live on in your nervous tissues.

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Leprosy is a chronic, progressive bacterial infection that can cause disfigurement and disability if left untreated.

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Marine Animal Bites or Stings

This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.

Many marine animals bite or sting. Some animals are venomous, while others can inflict deep bites. Learn more about the risks and prevention.

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Ankle Ulcers

An ulcer is an open sore or lesion on the body that is slow to heal or keeps returning. It may be painful. Ulcers result from skin tissue breaking down.

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