What Is Atopic Dermatitis?

Medically reviewed in July 2021

Also known as eczema, atopic dermatitis is a chronic skin condition that can occur at any age. Learn about why dermatologists sometimes call atopic dermatitis “an itch that rashes” in this video featuring Doris Day, MD.

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