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My baby is 3 months old and has reddish rashes on her cheeks, elbows, and knees. Is it just eczema?

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Dr. Paul Carter
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Probably, but

I would not blow it off.
Many infants are allergic to a food that is causing the rash. Getting an allergy evaluation to determine if a food is related to the rash may help to dramatically improve the rash once the food culprit is eliminated from the diet.

In brief: Probably, but

I would not blow it off.
Many infants are allergic to a food that is causing the rash. Getting an allergy evaluation to determine if a food is related to the rash may help to dramatically improve the rash once the food culprit is eliminated from the diet.
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Dr. Tara Passow
Dermatology

In brief: It could be

Eczema on the arms and legs is more likely to be on the inside of the elbows and the back of the knees.
The face is a common site for eczema in infants.

In brief: It could be

Eczema on the arms and legs is more likely to be on the inside of the elbows and the back of the knees.
The face is a common site for eczema in infants.
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