Lilly is a 6-year-old girl who presents with a 2 week history of worsening redne


Lilly is a 6-year-old girl who presents with a 2 week history of worsening redness, dryness, and rash to the volar aspects of the wrists and dorsum of the hands. The area is moderately pruritic. On assessment, you note her rash is consistent with mild eczema. You would like to prescribe a topical corticosteroid. What potency should be considered for this patient? Include the frequency of application and length of recommended treatment. What can be done about her pruritus? Are there any OTC ointments that should be considered for this patient? Include medication and general patient education in your discussion.
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