A female asked about a male:
my son 13 months old. he has red color eczema started when he was 4 months. it was spread all the body but now on back of(knees, elbows,nick)?
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Pediatrics 34 years experience
Not unusual: The distribution you describe is typical for eczema in his age group. Continuous use of a moisturizer of the affected areas is critical, as well as a burst of a topical steroid (hydrocortisone) for flare ups. Also maintaining at least 40% humidity in the house. If these do not improve his situation, you should consult his pediatrician.
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Last updated Mar 28, 2015
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