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According to the Mayo Clinic, itchy skin is most often due to minor conditions such as dryness or allergies, however, itching can also be related to serious conditions, including kidney failure or liver disease. With itc... More »

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Itchiness, also known as pruritis, can be a symptom of several different skin conditions that are associated with diabetes, according to Cleveland Clinic. Sometimes, the development of skin problems, such as itching, is ... More »

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A diagnosis for itchy skin can come from a doctor, who can perform a blood test, chemistry profile, thyroid function test and chest X-rays, according to Mayo Clinic. These tests determine whether patients with itchy skin... More »

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Red and itchy eyelids result from a variety of causes, the most common of which include allergies and infectious or inflammatory conditions of the eyelids such as blepharitis, chalazion and styes, as Healthgrades explain... More »

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Environmental elements, such as excessive humidity, sun exposure, heat and dryness within the air, typically cause peeling skin on the hand, according to Mayo Clinic. Illnesses and disorders, such as staph and fungal inf... More »

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Fluocinonide is a topical steroid used in the treatment of skin conditions, such as eczema, dermatitis, allergies, psoriasis and rashes, explains WebMD. Fluocinonide is a strong corticosteroid and should only be used as ... More »

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