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A 62-year-old female asked:

Can one suddenly develop eczema at age 63? dishydrosis in past. this "eczema" appeared as a tiny crop of itchy shiny wet looking blisters on thumb.

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Dr. Donald Shenenberger
Dermatology 26 years experience
It is possible: However, you should see a dermatologist to examine you. There are other conditions that can resemble eczema. One often cause of an eczema-like problem at your age is simple dry skin that can become easily irritated. Your dermatologist can help you determine what is going on and the best treatment options.

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