Dermatitis

Dermatitis is an infection of the skin. The skin may become itchy and progress to a bumpy red rash that may become tender. There may also be pus-filled blisters that are usually found surrounding hair follicles.
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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Flavonoids with potential to fight allergies and inflammation

Flavonoids with potential to fight allergies and inflammation

Creating New Targeted Antibacterial Products to Help Tackle Antimicrobial Resistance

Creating New Targeted Antibacterial Products to Help Tackle Antimicrobial Resistance

Why we should all eat Kimchi and other Korean fermented foods

Why we should all eat Kimchi and other Korean fermented foods

Small molecules found in breast milk may reduce the likelihood of infants developing allergies

Small molecules found in breast milk may reduce the likelihood of infants developing allergies

Practical tips to manage atopic dermatitis in babies

Practical tips to manage atopic dermatitis in babies

Extreme climatic events pose a significant threat to global dermatological health

Extreme climatic events pose a significant threat to global dermatological health

Does skin inflammation exacerbate COVID-19?

Does skin inflammation exacerbate COVID-19?

Researchers explore single-cell sequencing technologies to understand molecular mechanisms of autoimmune diseases

Researchers explore single-cell sequencing technologies to understand molecular mechanisms of autoimmune diseases

Thirdhand smoke exposure elevates biomarkers associated with the initiation of skin diseases

Thirdhand smoke exposure elevates biomarkers associated with the initiation of skin diseases

MSU researchers use big data and AI to identify existing drugs to fight new COVID-19 variants

MSU researchers use big data and AI to identify existing drugs to fight new COVID-19 variants

Studies explore how differences in skin composition may lead to dermatological conditions

Studies explore how differences in skin composition may lead to dermatological conditions

Itchy eczema in children finally gets relief

Itchy eczema in children finally gets relief

Researchers review the epidemiology, clinical character, treatment, and prevention of human monkeypox

Researchers review the epidemiology, clinical character, treatment, and prevention of human monkeypox

Study evaluates the effectiveness of teleconsultation for preventing atopic dermatitis in infants

Study evaluates the effectiveness of teleconsultation for preventing atopic dermatitis in infants

RINVOQ® (upadacitinib) Approved by European Commission as an Oral Treatment for Adults with Active Non-Radiographic Axial Spondyloarthritis

RINVOQ® (upadacitinib) Approved by European Commission as an Oral Treatment for Adults with Active Non-Radiographic Axial Spondyloarthritis

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How does obesity affect the immune system?

The importance of smallpox vaccination as a preventive measure in controlling recent outbreaks of monkeypox

The importance of smallpox vaccination as a preventive measure in controlling recent outbreaks of monkeypox

CHMP recommends approval of upadacitinib (RINVOQ®) for the treatment of adults with active non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis

CHMP recommends approval of upadacitinib (RINVOQ®) for the treatment of adults with active non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis

CHMP recommends approval of upadacitinib (RINVOQ®) for the treatment of adults with active non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis

CHMP recommends approval of upadacitinib (RINVOQ®) for the treatment of adults with active non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis