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How can eczema vary in severity?

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Almost everyone with eczema has dry, scaly, itchy, red skin. In more severe cases, patches of dry skin can bleed or crust and get infected.

From: How Severe Is Your Eczema? WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

National Eczema Association.

National Eczema Society.

Mayo Clinic: "Atopic Dermatitis/Eczema."

Cvetkowski, R. , 2005. British Journal of Dermatology

Shiohara, T. , 2011. Current Problems in Dermatology

American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology: “How to Measure Clinical Signs of Atopic Dermatitis.”

University of Nottingham: “How to use EASI.”

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases: "Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis) Treatment.”

American Academy of Dermatology: “Atopic Dermatitis.”

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on June 1, 2018

SOURCES:

National Eczema Association.

National Eczema Society.

Mayo Clinic: "Atopic Dermatitis/Eczema."

Cvetkowski, R. , 2005. British Journal of Dermatology

Shiohara, T. , 2011. Current Problems in Dermatology

American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology: “How to Measure Clinical Signs of Atopic Dermatitis.”

University of Nottingham: “How to use EASI.”

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases: "Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis) Treatment.”

American Academy of Dermatology: “Atopic Dermatitis.”

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on June 1, 2018

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