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is there evidence showing eczema will never go away?

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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: 70% of childhood eczema would go away by age 7. The rest gets stuck.
Answered on Aug 22, 2013

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