Navigation
[TITLE]

[MESSAGE]

[BUTTONS]

Popular questions...

Content

Is eczema hereditary?

Eczema runs in families, suggesting a hereditary component. The condition is also more likely to develop if family members also have an allergy such as asthma, hay fever or eczema. However, eczema can also occur without a family history of the condition.

FAQ Frequently asked questions

Related topics

About this article

Author: Lauren Donley BSc (Hons)
First answered: 18 Sep 2014
Last reviewed: 14 May 2019
Rating: 4.9 out of 5
Votes: 957 (Click smiley face below to rate)
Category: Hives

×

Content goes in here.