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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Kids who have eczema or atopic dermatitis use more lotions and creams and ointments, etc. Ostensibly, their caregivers who purchase these products to use on the kids' skin, give preference to products using these meaningless marketing terms.
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