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Why does my son pick at his elbow rash? It never heals.

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In brief: We are all pickers

Well, it probably won't heal because the picking isn't allowing it to heal.
That is always a difficult thing to stop as we all will pick at things on our skin. Some of us have more trouble stopping than others. First, get the rash evaluated.

In brief: We are all pickers

Well, it probably won't heal because the picking isn't allowing it to heal.
That is always a difficult thing to stop as we all will pick at things on our skin. Some of us have more trouble stopping than others. First, get the rash evaluated.
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
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Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology

In brief: Common problem

Cover it with a light gauze bandage; if he can't get to it, he'll stop picking it, and it will heal.

In brief: Common problem

Cover it with a light gauze bandage; if he can't get to it, he'll stop picking it, and it will heal.
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dr. Joseph Eastern
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