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What could be the reason of having rashes on body for a 4 years old child ?

how do i treat my son who is now 4years and has been having rashes on his legs for about three years now .he is always treated and they disappear and come back after sometime does it mean its in his blood?
Mon, 16 Jan 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
hi
it look like atopic dermatitis.
it will cure by age.
but dont forget to apply good moisturizer cream through out the year.
mild steroid cream will help
avoid sun exposure.
wear him cotton cloths
better to consult dermatologist
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General & Family Physician Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani's  Response
Hi,stella,please take help of a dermatologist.From the history it seems that he having some contact allergy which keeps on coming due to repeated exposure to allergen.It is very important to identify the reason for this ,then only any treatment can be planned.So please talk to your doctor.You can keep a diary where in you can know what cause this rashes to come.bye.
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