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hello, what's prescribed cortizone (hydrocortisone) cream is used for ?thank you

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Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
36 years experience Family Medicine
Family practice : Usually treats an allergic dermatitis. Also can treat eczema or psoriasis.
Answered on May 10, 2013
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