Atopic dermatitis: an update.

  title={Atopic dermatitis: an update.},
  author={Marti Jill Rothe and Jane M Grant-Kels},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology},
  volume={35 1},
  pages={1-13; quiz 14-6}
This review focuses on recent literature regarding the following clinical features of atopic dermatitis (AD); diagnostic criteria, epidemiology and genetics, provocative factors, predictors of disease development and markers of disease severity, therapy, and prognosis. For example, the frequency of AD appears to be increasing, perhaps in response to provocative factors such as food allergens and house dust mites. Determination of reliable markers for disease development may identify susceptible… CONTINUE READING

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