Eczema (atopic dermatitis) – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology
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October

Eczema (atopic dermatitis) – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Atopic dermatitis or atopic eczema is a skin rash that’s particularly common among young children, but can last into adulthood. “Atopic” refers to an allergy, “derm” refers to the skin, and “itis” refers to inflammation. So atopic dermatitis describes skin inflammation that results from an allergy, more specifically, it happens when the immune system attacks […]