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Does light therapy work for eczema?
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Dr. Adarsh Gupta
Family Medicine
In brief: Yes
Ulraviolet light (uva-1) can cause a significant improvement of both objective and subjective signs of dyshidrotic eczema [1] 1.
Polderman, m. C. A., govaert, j. C. M., le cessie, s. And pavel, s. (2003), a double-blind placebo-controlled trial of uva-1 in the treatment of dyshidrotic eczema. Clinical and experimental dermatology, 28: 584–587.

In brief: Yes
Ulraviolet light (uva-1) can cause a significant improvement of both objective and subjective signs of dyshidrotic eczema [1] 1.
Polderman, m. C. A., govaert, j. C. M., le cessie, s. And pavel, s. (2003), a double-blind placebo-controlled trial of uva-1 in the treatment of dyshidrotic eczema. Clinical and experimental dermatology, 28: 584–587.
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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine
In brief: No
Atopic eczema responds to omega 6 and omega 3 fatty acids.

In brief: No
Atopic eczema responds to omega 6 and omega 3 fatty acids.
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