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Pediatric Common Skin Disorders

There are many common skin disorders that require the clinical care of a physician or other health care professional.

Common skin conditions are grouped into the following categories:

  • Fungal Infections
  • Viral Skin Infections
  • Viral Exanthems (Rashes)
  • Parasitic Skin Infections

Fungal Infections

Viral Skin Infections

Viral Exanthems - Rashes

Parasitic Skin Infections

Children's Team

Children's Team

Providers

Departments

Departments

Dermatology

The Division of Dermatology at Children's National Hospital continues to expand services as more families seek our expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the skin, hair and nails.

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Xavion's Story

Xavion Chisley

Sometimes a mom’s intuition is all it takes to get her child to the right physician. When 8-year-old Xavion Chisley developed a fungal infection on his toe, his mother, Nikki, immediately took him to see a dermatologist who removed his toenail to treat the infection.  However, when Xavion’s toenail grew back, the infection had not diminished but actually appeared to be spreading to his foot.

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