atopic dermatitis

n.

Dermatitis characterized by intense itching, occurring in individuals predisposed to developing certain hypersensitivity reactions.

Nearby words

  1. atopen,
  2. atopic,
  3. atopic allergy,
  4. atopic cataract,
  5. atopic conjunctivitis,
  6. atopic keratoconjunctivitis,
  7. atopognosia,
  8. atopy,
  9. atorvastatin,
  10. atoxic


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