What other medical conditions are common in people with eczema?

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Eczema is often associated with asthma and seasonal or pet allergies, also known as allergic rhinitis. These disorders are called "atopic," meaning that people with these symptoms may also have similar sensitivities in their skin (eczema), lungs (asthma) or nasal passages (allergic rhinitis).
Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

People with eczema also frequently suffer from hay fever and asthma, which may continue throughout their lives.

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