Treatment of Hand Dermatitis (Hand Eczema)
Before prescribing a treatment plan, several factors need to be considered including the results of patch testing or other investigations if applicable, the suspected cause(s), patient's age, the extent and severity of hand dermatitis, past treatment, and patient preferences. Hand dermatitis is often difficult to treat. One of the goals in management is to restore the damaged epidermal barrier.
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