Dermatitis, also known as eczema, is a skin irritation characterized by red, flaky skin, sometimes with cracks or tiny blisters. Dermatitis is extremely itchy, but scratching damages the fragile skin and exacerbates the problem so it is important for people with eczema to try to leave the area alone.

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Handout on Health: Atopic Dermatitis
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Source: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

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  • Handout on Health: Atopic Dermatitis
    ... This booklet is for people who have atopic dermatitis (often called "eczema"), parents and caregivers of children with atopic dermatitis, and others interested in learning more about the disease. The ...

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