atopic dermatitis


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to atopic dermatitis: eczema
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.atopic dermatitis - a severe form of dermatitis characterized by atopyatopic dermatitis - a severe form of dermatitis characterized by atopy
dermatitis - inflammation of the skin; skin becomes itchy and may develop blisters
Translations
atopický ekzém
atooppinen ekseema
References in periodicals archive ?
Complete report on Atopic Dermatitis - Epidemiology Forecast to 2024 spread across 42 pages, focusing on the US, France Germany, Italy, Spain, UK, Japan, China and India as well as supported with 9 tables and 5 figures is now available at http://www.
The most common form of eczema is atopic dermatitis, a disorder of the skin's immune system that most often appears in infancy.
Very-late-onset atopic dermatitis and cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL) may look quite similar clinically.
The present study suggests that zinc is beneficial for children with atopic dermatitis who have a low hair zinc concentration.
Education and specialist referral of patients with atopic dermatitis.
Atopic dermatitis - often called eczema - is a chronic, relapsing inflammatory skin condition affecting as much as one-fifth of children and 1-3 percent of adults in industrialized countries.
The skin of a patient with atopic dermatitis reacts abnormally and easily to irritants, food, and environmental allergens and becomes red, flaky and very itchy.
Diagnosis of vulvar atopic dermatitis includes gathering a family history of allergies, asthma, hay fever; looking at the past history of the patient; and conducting a physical examination starting from the head, he said.
Atopiclair in their atopic dermatitis therapeutic schemes.
Twenty children with severe, resistant atopic dermatitis were treated by hypnosis.
If the relationship is causal--and that's an unsettled issue--then atopic dermatitis would explain roughly 10% of all cases of ADHD, Dr.