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Rash - March 31st 2009, 03:58 AM

This rash has been on my foot for over a long time ( at least over a year maybe more) seems to be really really dry skin, its actually better then it normally is. I can put dry skin cream, medicine, etc on it but it only gets to about where it is right now and never gets any better. If I stop the treatment it hardens up into really dry skin.



Anyone have any ideas of what this may be or if it's just severe dry skin how to treat it?
   
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Re: Rash - March 31st 2009, 06:17 AM

Hey Martin,

I am sorry this rash has been bothering you for so long. Is there any way you can see a dermatologist or at least a general care physician about it? Any medical condition should get checked out if it has been persisting for this long even a rash. It looks to me like you might have eczema. To learn more about eczema you can go to this link:
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/eczema/DS00986
Are any other physical symptoms accompanying the rash? Is it present on any other parts of your body? Does anything make is worse that you know of? I hope you can get some medical treatment for it soon. Take care and get well soon.

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Re: Rash - March 31st 2009, 04:58 PM

There are no other symptoms with the rash. It rarely ever even itches. It hasn't spread at all in the year+ its been there either.
   
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Re: Rash - March 31st 2009, 08:30 PM

Why haven't you seen a doctor before now?

It does look like it might be some type of eczema, but we're not doctors. We can't diagnose it, so maybe consider going to the doctor?


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