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  1. Psoralen Plus Ultraviolet Light Therapy (PUVA) for Atopic Dermatitis

    Photochemotherapy, or PUVA, is a combination of ultraviolet A (UVA) light therapy and a psoralen medication, which makes the skin more sensitive to the ultraviolet light. PUVA can be an effective treatment for severe atopic dermatitis.Examples of psoralens include methoxsalen (Oxsoralen) and trioxsalen (Trisoralen).A psoralen medication is taken 1½ to 2 hours before exposure to UVA light. This ..

  2. Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) - Home Treatment

    People with atopic dermatitis have overly sensitive skin, so it is important that you take care of your skin.

  3. Eczema

    Eczema is a skin condition caused by inflammation. Atopic dermatitis is the most common of the many types of eczema.

  4. Atopic Dermatitis or Eczema

    Eczema is a skin condition caused by inflammation. Atopic dermatitis is the most common of the many types of eczema.

  5. Eczema Herpeticum

    Eczema herpeticum. Widespread punched-out lesions on a child with atopic dermatitis and superimposed herpes simplex infection.

  6. Nummular Eczema

    Nummular eczema. Round coin-shaped lesions of eczema on the legs of a child. Nummular eczema is a chronic, pruritic, inflammatory dermatitis occuring in the form of coin-shaped plaques. It is seen in individuals with very dry skin and/or atopic dermatitis.

  7. Eczema Home Treatment

    WebMD provides you with home remedies to care for eczema, an itchy skin condition.

  8. Eczema and Stress: The Emotional Impact

    Stress can make eczema worse. In fact, a branch of medicine, called psychodermatology, examines how the mind affects the skin.

  9. Eczema: What’s the Best Treatment for You?

    A complete guide to eczema treatments, from hydrocortisone to phototherapy and more.

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