What does atopic dermatitis mean?

Definitions for atopic dermatitis

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. atopic dermatitis, atopic eczema(noun)

    a severe form of dermatitis characterized by atopy


  1. atopic dermatitis(Noun)

    An atopic, hereditary, and non-contagious skin disease characterized by chronic inflammation of the skin.


  1. Atopic dermatitis

    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".


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of atopic dermatitis in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of atopic dermatitis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Whitney High:

    Most people outgrow it in their early teens, but it can come back later in life, for some people, atopic dermatitis continues through into adulthood and never lets up.

  2. Carsten Hamann:

    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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