Atopic dermatitis

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The cutaneous inflammatory disease remains perhaps the greatest therapeutic challenge in dermatology in terms of prevalence, symptomatic severity and recalcitrance. Atopic dermatitis (AD), nearly 90 years since its first comprehensive description, remains a confused composite of proposed pathomechanisms. This report will examine some of the current hypotheses relating to pathogenesis and possible therapeutic targeting.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)36-38
Number of pages3
JournalAllergy: European Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Issue numberSUPPL. 8
Publication statusPublished - 1988


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  • Immunology

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