Eczema and skin reactions
Pathological changes of the skin have many causes. Predisposition, immune reactions and environmental factors are participatory.
Swellings affecting skin, mucous membranes, eyelids, lips, genital organs, hands and feet, burning sensation in arms and legs – is this a case of angioedema?
Atopic dermatitis (atopic eczema, neurodermatitis)
Neurodermatitis/atopic dermatitis is a chronic disease with an episodic course which typically occurs in infancy.
Chronic hand eczema
Substances that are harmful to the skin, irritants, allergy-causing substances but also hereditary factors can be a reason for eczema of the hands.
Contact dermatitis (also known as contact eczema) is an inflammatory non-infectious reaction of the skin to external substances and influences.
Psoriasis is one of the most common and widespread diseases of the skin, affecting about 2% of the global population.
Urticaria – nettle rash
In urticaria, itching weals are formed on the skin as if in contact with stinging nettles.