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What Causes Atopic Dermatitis?

Medically reviewed in January 2022

Atopic dermatitis, or eczema, is a chronic condition that can occur at any age, and usually appears as an itchy rash. In this video, Doris Day, MD, explains what atopic dermatitis is and how it is diagnosed by dermatologists.

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