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Endogenous Eczema

Last updated March 12, 2018

Approved by: Maulik P. Purohit MD MPH

Atopic Eczema, also known as Atopic Dermatitis (and a host of other different names), is an itchy skin disorder that is non-contagious and inflammatory.


The topic Endogenous Eczema you are seeking is a synonym, or alternative name, or is closely related to the medical condition Atopic Eczema.

Quick Summary:

  • Atopic Eczema, also known as Atopic Dermatitis (and a host of other different names), is an itchy skin disorder that is non-contagious and inflammatory
  • The disorder is quite common and lasts for a long period of time. Chronically, it leads to the formation of scaly patches and red rashes on the skin
  • Atopic Eczema is an inherited defect that is triggered by allergens or irritants, causing a super-sensitivity of the skin

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First uploaded: Sept. 12, 2017
Last updated: March 12, 2018