Dermatitis atópica

El término “dermatitis” describe una respuesta inflamatoria de la piel causada por contacto con alergenos o irritantes, exposición al sol o circulación deficiente y aún el estrés. Un ejemplo de la dermatitis atópica es el eczema, un sarpullido con comezón que produce enrojecimiento, ampollas y descamación. SE DEBE EVITAR EL RASCADO. El rascar el sarpullido puede diseminar la inflamación, provocar una infección y hasta dejar cicatrices.Dermatitis atópica

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Last reviewed 11/20/2012 by Kevin Berman, MD, PhD, Atlanta Center for Dermatologic Disease, Atlanta, GA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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