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how do skin allergies affect a child's quality of life?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Differently: It really depends upon the severity of th reaction. Itching and general discomfort occur. Infection is possible. Treatment consists of frequent moisturizers and antiinflammatory skin agents.

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