Dermatitis

What is Dermatitis?

The term dermatitis refers to inflammation of the skin and is usually characterized by a rash, itching and skin lesions such as blisters or pustules that may leak and crust over. A sensation of tingling, burning and stinging are other typical features.

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Western diet rich in fat and sugar may lead to inflammatory skin diseases

Western diet rich in fat and sugar may lead to inflammatory skin diseases

Hokkaido University scientists reveal missing link in rare inherited skin disease

Hokkaido University scientists reveal missing link in rare inherited skin disease

Maternal depression associated with development of atopic dermatitis in children

Maternal depression associated with development of atopic dermatitis in children

Integral Molecular announces panel of P2X7 antibodies for autoimmune disorders

Integral Molecular announces panel of P2X7 antibodies for autoimmune disorders

Review reveals evidence behind alternative immobilization methods for pediatric patients

Review reveals evidence behind alternative immobilization methods for pediatric patients

Study may explain how chemicals in skincare products trigger allergic contact dermatitis

Study may explain how chemicals in skincare products trigger allergic contact dermatitis

New insights into the most perplexing medical mysteries associated with schizophrenia

New insights into the most perplexing medical mysteries associated with schizophrenia

Study: Claim lines for Lyme disease have increased 117% from 2007 to 2018

Study: Claim lines for Lyme disease have increased 117% from 2007 to 2018

Cancer patients with RA treated with immune checkpoint inhibitors likely to experience a flare

Cancer patients with RA treated with immune checkpoint inhibitors likely to experience a flare

New information on benefits of oral food challenges when diagnosing food allergies

New information on benefits of oral food challenges when diagnosing food allergies

Prevalence of itch in dermatological patients linked to depression, suicidal ideation and stress

Prevalence of itch in dermatological patients linked to depression, suicidal ideation and stress

Healthiest gut bacteria with plant-based or Mediterranean diet

Healthiest gut bacteria with plant-based or Mediterranean diet

Columbia researchers capture new detailed images of a temperature-sensing molecule

Columbia researchers capture new detailed images of a temperature-sensing molecule

Keto diet may cause skin problems

Keto diet may cause skin problems

Study underlines the importance of composition of fatty acids in diet

Study underlines the importance of composition of fatty acids in diet

Non-invasive tape strips can be used in children to assess atopic dermatitis on the molecular level

Non-invasive tape strips can be used in children to assess atopic dermatitis on the molecular level

Heavier babies more likely to develop childhood allergies

Heavier babies more likely to develop childhood allergies

Heavier babies may be at greater risk of childhood allergies

Heavier babies may be at greater risk of childhood allergies

Tips to manage symptoms and flare-ups in children with eczema

Tips to manage symptoms and flare-ups in children with eczema

Using tape strips to obtain skin biomarkers in children with atopic dermatitis

Using tape strips to obtain skin biomarkers in children with atopic dermatitis