How to use Atopic-dermatitis in a sentence
She is recognized as a skin care expert in the field of atopic dermatitis and general dermatology.
Skin changes, like atopic dermatitis or eczema, may demonstrate that the patient has allergic problems.
Allergens that enter the circulation may cause hives, angioedema, anaphylaxis, or atopic dermatitis.
This type of reaction is known as atopic dermatitis.
Infant or childhood atopic dermatitis disappears in almost all people.Advertisement
Yoga and other relaxation techniques may help prevent atopic dermatitis caused by stress.
It includes bronchial asthma and food allergies as well as atopic dermatitis.
Children with atopic dermatitis often have a lowered threshold of sensitivity to itching, which means that they feel itching sensations more intensely than children without the disorder.
About 20 percent of infants develop symptoms of atopic dermatitis.
There is some disagreement among researchers with regard to race or ethnicity as risk factors for atopic dermatitis.Advertisement
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) estimates that atopic dermatitis costs U.S. health insurance companies more than $1 billion every year.
Nearly 40 percent of newly diagnosed children have at least one first-degree relative with atopic dermatitis.
It is possible for a child or adolescent with chronic atopic dermatitis to have all three types of lesions at the same time.
Diagnosis of atopic dermatitis begins with a history-taking and physical examination by the child's doctor.
There are about two dozen minor criteria for atopic dermatitis.Advertisement
These tests are usually given only to children with moderate or severe cases of atopic dermatitis.
The AAAAI recommends a four-part approach to the treatment of atopic dermatitis.
Other treatments that are sometimes used for atopic dermatitis are tar preparations and ultraviolet light therapy (phototherapy).
According to Kenneth Pelletier, the former director of the alternative medicine program at Stanford University School of Medicine, both traditional Chinese remedies and Ayurvedic medicines benefit some people with atopic dermatitis.
As of the early 2000s, there is no cure for atopic dermatitis.Advertisement
Many children diagnosed with atopic dermatitis have a history of xerosis even as newborns.
Parental concerns about atopic dermatitis extend to the possible long-term consequences of the disorder as well as the child's present discomfort and sleeping problems.
Because atopic dermatitis is so widespread in the general population, many support groups have been formed, particularly in the larger cities.
People with atopic dermatitis have dry, itchy skin which may even crack and bleed.