|Eczema is a general term encompassing various inflamed skin conditions. One of the most common forms of eczema is atopic dermatitis (or "atopic eczema"). Approximately 10 percent to 20 percent of the world's population is affected by this chronic, relapsing, and very itchy rash at some point during childhood. Fortunately, many children with eczema find that the disease clears and often disappears with age. Others will have some form of the disease throughout their lives.|
many diseases, eczema currently cannot be cured. However, for most patients
the condition may be managed well with treatment and avoidance of triggers. Eczema outbreaks can usually be avoided with some simple precautions:
with any skin condition, eczema should assessed by a dermatologist. At the
we have many options and treatments to help alleviate the symptoms of eczema.