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Hi there I am also an eczema patient but if u say I can snd u my body pics so u can exami e them??

Hi there I am also an eczema patient but  if u say I can snd u my body pics so u can exami e them??

Try HealthTap PRIME: HealthTap PRIME doctors see and treat you, via smartphone, tablet, or laptop. They can see photos you upload into your FILES. You can also send images while in the middle of a live PRIME consultation. PRIME can be accessed from anywhere in the world, and patients just have a monthly subscription fee. (Doctors answering the regular, free questions are NOT able to see patients' images or photos.) ...Read more

Dr. Barbara Stark Baxter
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Atopic Dermatitis (Definition)

A range of persistent skin conditions that include dryness and recurring skin rashes that are characterized by one or more of these symptoms: redness, skin edema (swelling), itching, crusting, flaking, blistering, cracking, or bleeding. The cause of eczema is unknown but is presumed to be a combination of ...Read more


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Every year my daughter has an "eczema" outbreak at least once. She is almost 9. I am not convinced this is the problem...? I have pics and 2 rxs

Every year my daughter has an "eczema" outbreak at least once.  She is almost 9.  I am not convinced this is the problem...? I have pics and 2 rxs

Atopic dermatitis: My guess is she has atopic dermatitis, a skin disorder usually come along with asthma and hay fever or relatives have asthma or hay fever. The condition could last for years, but gradually get better year after year. When reach adulthood, only 10~15% would still have it. ...Read more

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Is there anyway I can send a pic of the skin problem.my doctor says its eczema. I beg to differ?

Is there anyway I can send a pic of the skin problem.my doctor says its eczema. I beg to differ?

You can have contact: with a healthtap dermatologist for a nominal fee in which you can upload photo. ...Read more

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12 yr old son - patches of generally non-itchy bumpy skin. have pic. not symptomatic of kp, psoriasis or eczema. thoughts?

12 yr old son - patches of generally non-itchy bumpy skin. have pic. not symptomatic of kp, psoriasis or eczema. thoughts?

Skin condition: Healthtap docs are unable to view pictures in this Q&A forum. If you would like to have a healthtap doc review the picture and provide an assessment, please request a healthtap prime or concierge consult. Have you taken your 12y old to the pediatrician for this issue? Any treatments tried thus far? ...Read more

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What's eczema?

What's eczema?

Chronic Inflammation: Eczema is a chronic inflammatory skin condition. Seems to due to genetic defects in the proteins and lipids supporting the skin layer/barrier called the epidermis. Disruption of this barrier results in inflammation of the skin. You likely have a family history of this condition as it tends to be passed on genetically. Eczema can be mild, moderate or severe. See an allergist or dermatologist. ...Read more

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What is eczema?

What is eczema?

Good article about: Atopic dermatitis http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/eczema/ds00986 associated with asthma and allergies also. ...Read more

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What is eczema ?

Eczema: a detailed answer would take more than the allotted 400 characters via healthtap. Here is some detailed information from the National Eczema Association https://nationaleczema.org/eczema/ ...Read more

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What causes eczema?

What causes eczema?

Born with tendency.: Eczema is in the same family of conditions as allergies and asthma;someone with eczema has skin that's overly sensitive to dryness and irritation. It can't be cured but usually can be controlled. It is best managed by using a sensitive skin cleanser, avoiding bathing in very hot water, and using a sensitive skin lotion at least 3 times daily, even when the rash isn't there. ...Read more

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How is eczema cured?

How is eczema cured?

Good Skin Hygiene: Eczema can get better over time or it can be a lifelong condition. Take good care of your skin and eczema should be kept under control. Avoid long hot showers, avoid harsh and drying cleansers. Apply fragrance-free moisturizer like Vanicream twice a day. For eczema flares, apply prescription strength corticosteroid ointments to problem areas twice a day until clear. See Allergist for more details. ...Read more

Dr. Louis Gallia
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Deshidrotic Eczema (Definition)

A condition in which tiny, fluid-filled blisters appear on the palms and fingers. ...Read more