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2. Risk Factors

Though dyshidrosis can affect anyone, it occurs most often in women between the ages of 20 and 40. A person with a history of contact or atopic dermatitis or a family history of dyshidrosis is also at increased risk. Finally, people who have received IVIG for immunotherapy are also more likely to develop dyshidrotic eczema.

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