The terms dermatitis/eczema are now considered synonymous…
Dermatitis/eczema is an inflammatory reaction of the skin and is the most common dermatological problem. It refers to a skin condition that has many different causes and is classified into two main categories:exogenous and endogenous eczema.
Exogenous eczema is triggered and endogenous originatees from internal processes or genetic predisposition.
The causes of dermatitis vary, but in most cases there is intense redness that is accompanied by itching, has remissions and flare-ups and it can appear in different parts of the body. Often rashes and blisters appear that peel off or have a crust on their surface.