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Lisa
s/l burned out eczema
Sun Jun 3, 2007 12:32

I think that this makes sense, but I just want another opinion please.

She had a diffuse, dry, eczematous rash on her last visit. She has been using triamcinolone ointment twice daily. EXAM: The skin is supple. There is no xerosis. She has some postsecondary pigment change from s/l burned out eczema.

(I guess meaning the skin has changed from where she had the eczema)


they have been free of SM Margaret
this is correct. Eczematoid areas don't start tanning til
Sun Jun 3, 2007 12:35

excema several months or a year or two. Meanwhile they are hypopigmented relative to surrounding skin.


Lisa
Thanks so much!!! (nm)
Sun Jun 3, 2007 12:38






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