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Causes of Xerotic eczema

List of causes of Xerotic eczema

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Xerotic eczema) that could possibly cause Xerotic eczema includes:

  • Factors which may increase the risk of developing asteatotic eczema:
  • Excessive washing of skin
  • Hot baths
  • Excessive scrubbing of skin
  • Excessively rough drying of skin
  • Low humidity environments
  • Pre-existing dry rough skin
  • Dehydration
  • Skin exposure to chemicals e.g. ssoaps
  • Malnutrition

Xerotic eczema: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Xerotic eczema: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Related information on causes of Xerotic eczema:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Xerotic eczema may be found in:


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