Understanding Eczema – What is Eczema (Dermatitis)?

Eczema, also known as Dermatitis or Atopic Dermatitis, is a skin disease that is characterized by the inflammation of the skin. It causes redness, itching, flaking, cracking and dryness of the skin. It may be an acute or a chronic condition and may prove to affect almost
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Causes of Eczema

Dermatitis, or eczema, is a term that is used for any condition on the surface of the skin which involves inflammation, itching, redness and the appearance of tiny vesicles and papules which contain fluid and ooze with the formation of dry crusts [1]. While it may seem to

Signs and Symptoms of Eczema (Dermatitis)

Eczema, also known as dermatitis is a fairly common and widespread skin disorder, which manifests itself in the form of inflammation and rashes on the surface of the skin [1]. Eczema affects both males and females and can affect people of any age group, although it is observed

Treatment and Medication for Eczema (Dermatitis)

Eczema is a skin condition which is characterized by the appearance of rashes or inflammation on the surface of the skin. It is a fairly widespread disease and is found to be more common in younger children and infants than in adults. Eczema is not a serious

Prevention of Eczema (Dermatitis)

Eczema is a skin disorder that is characterized by the inflammation of the skin and is associated with the appearance of pus filled rashes on the skin surface. Eczema is considered to be a fairly prevalent disease which is pretty widespread all over the planet. The disease

Management of Eczema (Dermatitis)

Eczema, commonly known as Atopic Eczema or Dermatitis, is a skin disease in which there is dryness, itchiness, inflammation of the skin. It is an irritating and frustrating condition as it involves severe itching of the skin, which greatly reduces the quality of life and also hinders

Atopic Eczema (Dermatitis)

Atopic Eczema (Dermatitis) is an inflamed condition of the skin which is characterized with the appearance of flares or rashes on the skin surface from time to time [1]. Atopic eczema proves to be the most common type of eczema. The prevalence of this type of eczema is

Dyshidrotic Eczema (Pompholyx Eczema)

Dyshidrotic Eczema (Pompholyx Eczema), also known as Dyshidrosis or Vesicular eczema, is a skin condition which is characterized by the appearance of fluid filled blisters on the soles of the feet as also the palms of the hands or the sides of the fingers [1]. The condition is

Nummular Eczema (Discoid Eczema)

Nummular Eczema (Discoid Eczema) is a chronic condition of the skin which is characterized by the occurrence of coin shaped or disc shaped rashes on the surface of the skin [1]. These rashes prove to be quite irritating as they often tend to burn and itch. These rashes

Herpeticum Eczema

Eczema herpeticum is a viral infection of the skin which is usually caused by herpes simplex virus and it is characterized by the appearance of cutaneous vesicles on the skin surface which prove to erupt and is typically also accompanied with a fever [1]. Herpeticum eczema is considered