Aims to help readers understand eczema better and to develop a birds-eye-view of the subject. The website will keep readers up-to-date about significant new discoveries and findings and also provide a database of diseases encompassed under the term eczema.
Eczema (atopic dermatitis) is a chronic skin condition that usually appears on the scalp, face, neck, or creases of the elbows, wrists, and knees. The symptoms are small blisters and crusty scales on the skin surface, often accompanied by inflammation.
Easy to understand information for patients on eczema, an inflammation of the skin which may cause dryness, flakiness, heat and, probably most importantly, itching. Written by a UK general practitioner.