Eczema/Dermatitis

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Eczema and dermatitis are similar terms used to describe an itchy rash with inflamed skin.
Foot with Atopic DermatitisSymptoms can range in severity from mild itching and redness to severe blistering and cracked skin.

There are many types of dermatoses that may be categorized by the following:

 

Types Of Eczema

Some of the most common forms of dermatitis (eczema) include the following:

Dermatitis can be short-term (acute) or long-term (chronic). Acute dermatitis usually appears as a red rash, which may be blistered or swollen. When the dermatitis becomes chronic, the skin may become thickened, rough, and darker than the surrounding skin due to prolonged scratching.