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Can my child catch eczema from other kids at school?
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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
Eczema is not contagious, .

In brief: No
Eczema is not contagious, .
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Dr. Jeffrey Hick
Dermatology
In brief: No
Eczema is an inflammatory disorder. There are no infectious agents involved unless other kids' eczema becomes bacterially infected.

In brief: No
Eczema is an inflammatory disorder. There are no infectious agents involved unless other kids' eczema becomes bacterially infected.
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