Eczema is a chronic, recurrent skin disease, characterized by apperance polymorph lesions: red patches, vesicles, papules, crusts. There are several types of eczema, including true eczema, professional eczema, seborrheic eczema, microbial eczema, fungal eczema, dyshidrotic eczema, tylosis eczema, varicose eczema and childhood eczema. The causes of eczema are different depending on the type. There are some factors, that may trigger the disease: genetics, negative impact of external factors, internal disorders, such as digestive system problems, neuroendocrin issues, bacterial and fungal infections and etc. The symptoms of eczema are:•Itching•Dry skin•Vesicles, which may open up and burst with fluid•Cracks, crusts•FeverTreatment is usually combined and depends on the type of eczema. The first step is to eliminate the cause, regulate internal problems. Drug treatment includes topical steroids, antibacterial, antifungal, antiallergic, sedative medicine, vitaminotherapy and others. It is also very important to keep healthy diet, excluding spicy, salty, sour, sweet, junk food, smoked products, alcohol. If you notice on of these symptoms, visit your dermatologist.