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Do many people experience dry ears (crusty outer infection) and eczema like lesions on arms and legs from accutane?
Yes: Skin changes, specifically dryness and cracking can be side effects of accutane. Talk to your prescribing dermatologist about these complaints to determine a treatment plan. If the skin changes are painful, oozing or red, or you are suspicious there is an infection, seek the advice of your doctor right away. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The term eczema is broadly applied to a range of persistent skin conditions prominent symptoms 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
I've had allergies, asthma and eczema simce I was a child. The eczema has spread frm my arms to all over my legs amd torso what can I do?,
Eczema on arms and legs. At first it was just my arms it went away for a little bit, but it came back and has now spread to my legs?
Eczema isn't: contagious but can appear over many aspects of the body. There is no cure but i would see a dermatologist for new treatment options to control it. We know now it is a barrier dysfunction so barrier creams and oitnments help a lot ...Read more
I have eczema on my legs and arms .Please advice and Could you recommend an effective moisturiser?
Use cream; wash less: Eczema can be treated by increasing the moisture in the skin, by using creams like CeraVe or Cetaphil. Hydrocortisone 1% cream is over-the-counter, and can be used twice a day for 4-5 days. If the eczema is not better by then, a doctor needs to look at the rash. If the rash is better, then the hydrocortisone can be used once a day for a few more days, and then stopped. Avoid over-washing skin. ...Read more
Yes.: Yes, you may use triamcinolone on your face; however, make sure to avoid any contact within the eyes. Before administration, make sure to wash and dry your hands as well as clean and dry the affected area. When applying triamcinolone, apply only a thin layer to the affected area. Do not use it on any open skin or wounds. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I only have mild eczema. I get white patches (discolouration) on my arms and legs every summer. Why is this? And what's the best treatment.
Discoloration: Whenever the skin becomes inflamed or irritated it will heal lighter in color or darker in color. This is because the melanocytes produce pigment and transfer their pigment granules to the keratinocytes. Usually the color evens our after a season or two. The best treatment is to prevent the inflammation from the eczema by the use of topical medications prescribed by your doctor or dermatologist. ...Read more
Dry patches if skin on my legs and arms even a lil patch on my foot never had this before what could this be? Is it eczema?
My toddler seems to have rather severe eczema. It's all over his face, arms & legs. Could it be something else? There's no blisters just bumpy and dry
Moderate/severe: Eczema can be quite dramatic in appearance when it is moderate / severe. if the diagnosis has been confirmed by your pediatrician and/or dermatologist then that is probably what the child has. Continue the treatments as recommended - winter is always worse! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What can an eczema patient get tested for besides food and normal things. My thick eczema on feet with cuts and cuts on fingers and arms and legs.
Probably no allergie: Most patients with excema are not specifically allergic to something. This is a problem that can be inherited and while it is treatable is not curable. It is usually treated with topical cortisone creams, moisturizers, mild soaps and sometimes bleach baths or oral antibiotics. You need to see a dermatologist for proper treatment. ...Read more
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