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How can I identify if my baby has heat rash or eczema? Her rashes are red and its flaky on her face, because of dryness her cheek has a small cut now.

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Dr. Shalini Sethi
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Eczema

Rashes with dry looking , flakes , itchy are likely to be eczema.
Heat rash are pinpoint red rash . For eczema you need a good moisturizer.

In brief: Eczema

Rashes with dry looking , flakes , itchy are likely to be eczema.
Heat rash are pinpoint red rash . For eczema you need a good moisturizer.
Dr. Shalini Sethi
Dr. Shalini Sethi
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Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics

In brief: DERMATITIS

Heat rash are usually in the body, fine, itchy and flaky.
Eczematoid rash are localized in any part of the body, cubital, popliteal, face and characterized by your description. It responds to moisturizer or steroid cream.

In brief: DERMATITIS

Heat rash are usually in the body, fine, itchy and flaky.
Eczematoid rash are localized in any part of the body, cubital, popliteal, face and characterized by your description. It responds to moisturizer or steroid cream.
Dr. Nela Cordero
Dr. Nela Cordero
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