Health Tip: Is That Itchy Skin Eczema?

(HealthDay News) -- Eczema is a rash that typically affects sensitive, dry skin and tends to be very itchy.

The National Eczema Association says other common symptoms of eczema include skin that:

  • Appears red and inflamed.

  • Has a recurring rash.

  • Has scaly, rough or leathery-looking patches.

  • Appears crusting or oozing.

  • Swells or includes dark patches.

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