A 40-year-old female asked:
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My 7 year old has itchy excema on her joints in the arms and behind the knees....its red and itchy....she is on SBK ointment for very dry skin its the 3rd day and its still red and itchy,please help.

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Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Dermatology: Eczema can be controlled and in many cases cured using prescription medication or 5-10% OTC hydrocortisone cream. I suggest a pediatric consultation and Rx for Elidel.
Answered on Jul 22, 2019
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