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A 36-year-old male asked:

I think my son has dyshidrotic eczema. he has developed tiny blisters on the palm his hands and soles of his feet. it is intensely itchy and affecting him throughout the day. what can i treat it with? what could have been the possible cause?

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Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Allergies: The cause of dyshidrotic eczema is unknown. However, it can be associated with a skin disorder called atopic dermatitis, and seasonal allergies. You may help prevent the condition by managing allergies, stress and avoiding exposure to metal salts, such as cobalt and nickel. You can apply OTC topical corticosteroids, see a Dr for phototherapy, botox injections and immune suppressing ointment.

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