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Eczema Herpeticum: A Dangerous Mix of Herpes and Eczema

Cold sore bumps which are also know as fever blisters are actually due to the herpes simplex virus. It is a nuisance and will subside in approximately 10 days without an anti-viral medication. Eczema causes dry, itchy skin rashes and there a number of types such as atopical dermatitis, discoid, nummular and contact dermatitis.