Category Archives: complications

The visit at the children’s hospital

Last week we went to the allergologist at the children’s hospital. This was mainly a variation on the theme which we experienced already at the skin clinic. The approach is not at all diagnostic but focuses exclusively on symptom treatment … Continue reading

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Another visit to the skin clinik

We had another visit at the skin clinic. This time we finally had an appointment with a doctor who was seeing specifically patients with eczema. The doctor was very friendly, and he did not push us to use steroids or … Continue reading

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Bath

The antibiotics against the bacterial infection did its magic and by the end of the treatment J.’s skin was still red but smooth with no new pustules and the old one were nicely healing off. He also didn’t scratch much … Continue reading

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Bacterial infection

We are still struggling to get the bacterial infection on J.’s skin under control. Although most of the small puss filled pustules are healing off, there are still new ones every day. His lower arms and upper legs are sprinkled … Continue reading

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(Almost) everything allowed?

J.’s face is red, his neck is very itchy and he still has puss filled pustules here and there on his arms and legs. He has also a large wet and oozing spot on top of his head. We disinfect … Continue reading

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Little children

Our son J. is quite small for his age. At age 3 he was barely three feet tall, which puts him just above the lower 5th percentile of the growth chart. Although he was born normal, his height and weight … Continue reading

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House dust mites

After a long time we had a scratching attack last night. J. didn’t sleep well the last couple of nights, which might be because my husband was gone for a few days, which interrupted our sleeping routine. J. is scratching … Continue reading

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