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Eczema is gradually spreading I am not treating it with any thing. I think a hair bobble that is worn alot on my wrist is the cause. What is the best treatment for this to go?. Is this eczema or some other thing?.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.
Hi there,This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.This is likely lichen simplex chronicus from the exposure to the substance.Dark pigmented skin is due to the chronic eczema reactions.This should be treated with a strong steroid ointment.Triamcinolone acetonide 0.1% ointment should be applied twice daily for 2-3 weeks or till the lesion subsides.Needs prescription from your doctor.Best wishes,It was my pleasure to help you today.If I have answered all your questions, Please rate my response Excellent (click on the 5th star).Please bookmark my profile for asking further questions!This is the link to my profile:http://www.justanswer.com/medical/expert-mysticdoc/

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