Definitions for atopic dermatitis
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atopic dermatitis, atopic eczema(noun)
a severe form of dermatitis characterized by atopy
An atopic, hereditary, and non-contagious skin disease characterized by chronic inflammation of the skin.
Atopic dermatitis is an inflammatory, relapsing, non-contagious and pruritic skin disorder. It has been given names like "prurigo Besnier," "neurodermitis," "endogenous eczema," "flexural eczema," "infantile eczema," and "prurigo diathésique".
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