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What are common skin allergies in kids?

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A reaction may come in one of several forms, including eczema, a rash called contact dermatitis, hives, and swelling.

From: Common Skin Allergies in Kids WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology: "Skin allergy overview."

American Academy of Pediatrics: "Eczema."

Kliegman: , 19th edition, Saunders, 2011. Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases: "Handout on Health: atopic dermatitis."

Reviewed by Amita Shroff on October 29, 2018

SOURCES:

American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology: "Skin allergy overview."

American Academy of Pediatrics: "Eczema."

Kliegman: , 19th edition, Saunders, 2011. Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases: "Handout on Health: atopic dermatitis."

Reviewed by Amita Shroff on October 29, 2018

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