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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Eczema" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Eczema
Dermatitis, also known as eczema, is inflammation of the skin. It is characterized by itchy, erythematous, vesicular, weeping, and crusting patches. The term eczema is also commonly used to describe atopic dermatitis - See link

 

Eczema in Spanish is Sarpullido
Un sarpullido es una erupción leve y pasajera en la piel, formada por numerosos granitos muy pequeños o también ronchas. Se produce por la obstrucción de las glándulas sudoríparas, como consecuencia de altas temperaturas, que ocasiona una infección en la piel. Se ve como microvesículas rojizas y aparecen especialmente en: cuello, axilas, brazos, etc. Es más frecuente en verano por el incremento de la sudoración, aunque también es sumamente frecuente en niños pequeños que permanecen excesivamente abrigados durante el invierno. - See link

 

More information about Eczema in other websites
Definition of Eczema in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Eczema in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for the term Eczema - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Eczema - See link.

 

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