noun. inflammation of the skin; skin becomes itchy and may develop blisters.
- cradle cap
- atopic eczema
- atopic dermatitis
- contact dermatitis
- seborrheic dermatitis
- schistosome dermatitis
- diaper rash
- actinic dermatitis
- seborrheic eczema
- swimmer's itch
- δερματίτις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
- δέρμα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
Example sentences of the word atopic-dermatitis
1. Noun Phrase
Infants who have family history of allergy to eggs or other food have higher risk of developing more severe symptoms of atopic dermatitis.
2. Noun Phrase
The heaviness of the cream allows it to treat skin conditions such as atopic dermatitis, psoriasis and eczema.
3. Noun Phrase
Dogs of both sexes are equally vulnerable to the development of atopic dermatitis, with no biases toward either gender.
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Further, infants with atopic dermatitis are at risk for developing anaphylaxis on their first exposure to egg.