Dermatologists Grand Forks ND

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John H Muus
(701) 780-6000
1000 S Columbia Rd
Grand Forks, ND
Specialty
Dermatology

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John Harold Muus, MD
(701) 780-6000
1000 S Columbia Rd
Grand Forks, ND
Specialties
Dermatology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Bowman Gray Sch Of Med Of Wake Forest Univ, Winston-Salem Nc 27157
Graduation Year: 1966

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John H Muus, MD
(701) 780-6000
1000 S COLUMBIA RD
Grand Forks, ND
 
John Muus, MD
(701) 780-6000
PO Box 6003
Grand Forks, ND
Education
Bowman Gray Sch Of Med Of Wake Forest Univ, Winston-Salem Nc 27157Clarian Indiana Univ Hosp, Dermatology; Denver Hlth Med Ctr, Flexible Or Transitional Year

Dr.David Flach
(701) 234-8860
4656 40th Avenue S # 130
Fargo, ND
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nd Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1981
Speciality
Dermatologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.3, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Dr.John Muus
1200 South Columbia Road
Grand Forks, ND
Gender
M
Speciality
Dermatologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Hanson, Elisa
(701) 780-6317
3165 DEMERS AVE
Grand Forks, ND
 
Muus, John
(701) 780-6000
3165 DEMERS AVE
Grand Forks, ND
 
Beatriz H Coquilla-Canete
(701) 530-6000
2700 State St
Bismarck, ND
Specialty
Dermatology

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Beth A Honl
(701) 478-7747
4141 31st Ave S
Fargo, ND
Specialty
Dermatology

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What is eczema?

Answer:
Eczema is an itchy rash on the ski n

(technically called atopic dermatitis) which is usually accompanied by hay fever or asthma and typically strikes children.  However, it can continue into adulthood, and some cases are first seen as adults.

Eczema is usually found behind the knees or on the arms (though it can be in other places), and it’s extremely itchy.  It tends to flare up and then disappear for long periods of time, even up to years.  Although it usually is first seen between the ages of 5 and 7, it can appear at any age .  Stress, long showers or baths, low humidity, cigarette smoke, and dry skin are among the triggers.

Eczema appears as reddish or brownish-gray patches on the skin; scratching makes the itching worse, and it will break the skin and cause it to scale over.  If you are so uncomfortable you can’t sleep or if you think your skin might be infected from the scratching, see your doctor.  Over the counter creams can relieve the itching for milder cases.  Doctors will prescribe corticosteroid creams for serious itching problems – though you can also get corticosteroid creams over the counter.  Oral antihistamines can also help with the itching, especially those which make you drowsy (which can cause better sleep at night).

Some doctors will also suggest phototherapy , which seems to help in some cases.  There are a variety of prescription oral cortisone drug...

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