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- Inflammatory skin condition with dry patches that causes skin to itch and flake.
- There are allergic and non-allergic forms of eczema.
- Chronic eczema can affect quality of life due to the intensity of the itching and sleep interference.
- Uncontrolled eczema can lead to skin infection including Methicillinresistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA).
- If eczema begins in early childhood, it typically improves with age though can persist for many years.
- When eczema begins in adulthood, it may be more chronic (long-lasting).
- Eczema results in an itch-scratch cycle that continues and worsens. Antihistamines can be helpful to break this cycle.
- Allergists help identify triggers including environmental and food allergens that may be contributing to uncontrolled eczema. Allergists can prescribe medications and teach proper skin hydration techniques to control eczema.
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As a first-time patient, I was very satisfied with the level of service the receptionists and nurses offered, and I was blown away by Dr. Lewis. She was so understanding and informative and made me feel validated. I would recommend this practice to anyone seeking allergy support, they will treat you well! - Sam S.