[Atopic dermatitis: the first allergic step in children].

@article{Hofer2000AtopicDT,
  title={[Atopic dermatitis: the first allergic step in children].},
  author={Micha{\"e}l F. Hofer},
  journal={Revue medicale de la Suisse romande},
  year={2000},
  volume={120 3},
  pages={263-7}
}
Atopic dermatitis is an early manifestation of atopy and is frequently present already during the first year of life. Atopic dermatitis is often associated with increased levels of serum IgE and with sensitization to food allergens. Some foods may be responsible for exacerbations of skin inflammation, but their pathogenic role need to be clinically assessed before an avoidance diet is prescribed. Staphylococcus aureus, which is known to colonize the skin of atopic dermatitis patients, may also… CONTINUE READING

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AllergensNo subtypeAtopy
Atopic dermatitis is often associated with increased levels of serum IgE and with sensitization to food allergens .
The care of children with atopic dermatitis should not be limited to the treatment of skin lesions , but should also involve preventive measures for respiratory allergies .
The care of children with atopic dermatitis should not be limited to the treatment of skin lesions , but should also involve preventive measures for respiratory allergies .
Children with atopic dermatitis are prone to allergies and are at risk to develop later respiratory allergic manifestations .
The care of children with atopic dermatitis should not be limited to the treatment of skin lesions , but should also involve preventive measures for respiratory allergies .
Children with atopic dermatitis are prone to allergies and are at risk to develop later respiratory allergic manifestations .
The care of children with atopic dermatitis should not be limited to the treatment of skin lesions , but should also involve preventive measures for respiratory allergies .
The care of children with atopic dermatitis should not be limited to the treatment of skin lesions , but should also involve preventive measures for respiratory allergies .
The care of children with atopic dermatitis should not be limited to the treatment of skin lesions , but should also involve preventive measures for respiratory allergies .
AtopyNo subtypeAllergens
Atopic dermatitis is often associated with increased levels of serum IgE and with sensitization to food allergens .
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