Eczema Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

Eczema is a skin condition that produces an itchy rash. It is caused by a genetic condition that affects the skin's ability to protect itself from bacteria and allergens.

Questions Your Doctor May Ask to Diagnose

  • Any fever today or during the last week?
  • Is your skin change constant or come-and-go?
  • How long have your skin changes been going on?
  • Have you been feeling more tired than usual, lethargic or fatigued despite sleeping a normal amount?
  • Does the rash have a clearly defined border?

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