Spongiotic dermatitis is a skin disorder that usually appears like acute eczema. Although this form of dermatitis is usually painful, it is relatively easy to prevent and treat it. After the medical diagnosis of spongiotic dermatitis, you can use home remedies and medical treatment to treat.
1. It should be examined by a doctor:
If you experience any of the symptoms of spongiotic dermatitis, it is important to be diagnosed by a medical doctor. He/she may help you to take steps for treatment with the aid of drugs.
Symptoms of spongiotic dermatitis may vary widely for each person, but there are some common symptoms to diagnose. Knowing these symptoms may make it easier for you to relieve at home. Typical symptoms of spongiotic dermatitis are: severe itching especially at night, brown-gray spots on skin, thickened, cracked, dry and scaly skin, pimples occurring because of itching. The most common body parts that spongiotic dermatitis occurs are chest, stomach and hip. It may spread to other parts of body.
3. Be aware of possible irritants and risk factors:
There are some risk factors for the body to become more prone to spongiotic dermatitis. Being aware of them may help you take the right steps to prevent it. Working with metals such as nickel, solvents or cleaning materials may increase the risk of spongiotic dermatitis. Certain health problems such as congestive heart failure, Parkinson, and HIV/AIDS may also make you more prone to spongiotic dermatitis. Spongiotic dermatitis may occur if you have sensitive skin or if you use very hard and powerful soaps that may cause an allergic reaction on the skin.