Children and eczema

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by prp_1575 on Tue Nov 20, 2018 4:47 pm

Children and eczema

How old do children need to be to get a proper diagnosis of eczema, rather than just dry skin?

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Dr Anton Alexandroff
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by Dr Anton Alexandroff on Fri Nov 23, 2018 1:59 pm

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Hello,

Usually we can make a diagnosis as early as 1 week of age.

I hope this is helpful.
With Best Wishes,

Dr Anton Alexandroff FRCP(UK) PhD CCT(Derm) FRSM FAAD
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The British Skin Foundation Spokesperson
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