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Hudson, NH
A 38-year-old female asked:

My 7 year old child has almost perfect round rashes on the inside of his elbows. they are silver dollar sized. eczema?

2 doctor answers11 doctors weighed in
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology 46 years experience
Could be: It could be eczema, or a contact dermatitis, or insect bites, or a fungus infection ("ringworm"). A dermatologist will know.
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Dr. RIchard Asarch
Dermatology 54 years experience
Eczema: If the rash is farily symmetrical themost likely diagnosis is eczema or atopic dermattis. If there is a history of allergies, hay fever or asthma, then atopic dermatitis is most likely.
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Last updated Mar 18, 2014

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