Dermatitis

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Dermatitis
Synonyms EczemaEczema
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A moderate case of dermatitis of the handsA moderate case of dermatitis of the hands
Specialty DermatologyDermatology
Symptoms

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Seemilar condeetions Scabies, psoriasis, dermatitis herpetiformis, lichen simplex chronicus[1]
Treatment Moisturizers, steroid creams, antihistamines[2][3]
Frequency 245 million (2015)[4]

Dermatitis, awso kent as eczema, is a group o diseases that results in inflammation o the skin.[5] These diseases are characterized bi itchiness, red skin an a rash. In cases o short duration, there mey be wee blisters, while in lang-term cases the skin mey become thickened. The arie o skin involved can vary frae smaw tae the enteer body.

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  1. Ferri, Fred F. (2010). Ferri's differential diagnosis : a practical guide to the differential diagnosis of symptoms, signs, and clinical disorders (2nd ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier/Mosby. p. Chapter D. ISBN 0323076998. 
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  4. GBD 2015 Disease and Injury Incidence and Prevalence, Collaborators. (8 October 2016). "Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 310 diseases and injuries, 1990-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015". Lancet. 388 (10053): 1545–1602. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(16)31678-6. PMC 5055577Freely accessible. PMID 27733282. 
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