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Eczema is a skin condition caused by inflammation of skin.Clinical feature of acute eczema include redness and swelling,paules vescicles and more rarely blisters,exudation and cracking,scaling.Clinical features of chronic eczema include less vescicular and exudativr,thickening ,lichenification,dry leathery thickening with increased skin marking secondary to rubbing and scratching.Fissures and sctrachmarks,pigmentation.

Types of eczema

  • Exogenous - ­irritant contact eczema
  • Endogenous or Atopic eczema
  • Xerotic eczema.
  • Seborrhic dermatitis

Complication of eczema - Super infections,reaction to medicaments,psychological factors.Eczema in ayurvedic view different types have different vikalpa samprapti.Generally eczema is kaha dominant condition with srava as the main feature.In chronic cases there is vata dominaton also.IN treatment according to stage of disease sodhana and samana treatment are used.External therapies like kshalana,lepana,pariseka are of great importance.also internal formulations for the kapha and vata rectification.balya chikitsa to correct the twak sara and varnaprasadana to treat pigmentation and related issues.

In our centre under the guidence of well experienced Dr Smitha Nambiar weare able to provide proper cure to children suffering from this disease in UAE.