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Skin Allergy Defined

There are many types of itchy, swelling and rash-like skin conditions, however not all are symptoms of an allergy.

Allergic skin conditions include allergic contact dermatitis, atopic dermatitis (eczema) and urticaria (hives).

Learn more about skin allergy symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and management.

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Skin allergies are among the most common problems treated by an allergist / immunologist, often referred to as an allergist, can help. An allergist has advanced training and experience to determine what is causing your symptoms and develop a treatment plan to help you feel better and live better. If your skin symptoms are making you miserable, an allergist can accurately diagnose your condition and develop a treatment plan to help you feel better and feel better.

The AAAAI's Find an Allergist / Immunologist service is a trusted resource to help you find a specialist close to home.