His brother suffers from similar symptoms. What is the single SINGLE most likely diagnosis?


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A 19 year old man complains of shortness of breath, wheeze, and cough. He also has dry scaly skin with rashes that are itchy. His brother suffers from similar symptoms. What is the single SINGLE most likely diagnosis?
A. Scabies
B. Eczema
C. Rheumatism
D. Dermatitis
E. Psoriasis
The shortness of breath, wheeze and cough is probably due to asthma. Eczema fits the
symptoms perfectly as atopic eczema has a family history and also is associated with
asthma.