A 38-year-old member asked:
can you please tell me why eczema itches and burns badly?
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Dr. Michael Tomeo answered
37 years experience Dermatology
Neuro-cutaneous: Eczema is an inflammatory disease and as such the superficial nerves associated with affected eczema skin areas are stimulated causing the sensations of burning and/or itch.
Answered on Sep 24, 2016
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