Archive for the Dermatitis Category

Allergic Contact Dermatitis
February 20, 2012

Are you itching to know what might be causing your skin rash?  If you have eczema or dermatitis, you might be allergic to something your skin has come in contact with.  Sometimes the allergen is fairly obvious, such as if you got exposed to poison ivy.  Many times however which chemical allergens are involved is not obvious.  Since avoidance of the allergens can often result in significant improvement or clearing of the rash, finding out what you might be allergic to is important.  The allergen testing process is called patch […]

Watch out for lime juice or you could get ‘Mexican beer dermatitis’
October 20, 2010

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