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Dry skin

Dry skin: Introduction

Dry skin: Many older people suffer from dry skin, particularly on their lower legs, elbows, and forearms. The skin feels rough and scaly and often is ... more about Dry skin.

Dry skin: Dryness of the skin. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Dry skin is available below.

Symptoms of Dry skin

Treatments for Dry skin

Wrongly Diagnosed with Dry skin?

Dry skin: Related Patient Stories

Alternative Treatments for Dry skin

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Causes of Dry skin

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Disease Topics Related To Dry skin

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Misdiagnosis and Dry skin

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Dry skin: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Dry skin

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Dry skin: Broader Related Topics

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Article Excerpts about Dry skin

Many older people suffer from dry skin, particularly on their lower legs, elbows, and forearms. The skin feels rough and scaly and often is accompanied by a distressing, intense itchiness. (Source: excerpt from Skin Care and Aging -- Age Page -- Health Information: NIA)

 

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