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Release date- 06082019 - A pivotal Phase 3 trial evaluating Dupixent (dupilumab) to treat severe atopic dermatitis in children aged 6 to 11 years met its primary and secondary endpoints.
Lesions of nummular dermatitis can be single or multiple.
Elizabeth Anderson, MD, of the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and colleagues, an 11-year-old girl with a history of atopic dermatitis presented with hand dermatitis that was suspected to be related to playing with slime.
Years of working in the profession and nature of hazard like musculoskeletal disorders, dermatitis stress etc.
For the treatment of atopic dermatitis, omalizumab has mostly been used in doses ranging from 300 to 450 mg every 2 to 4 weeks (5-7).
Biotechnology company Sanofi (EURONEXT:SAN) (NASDAQ:SNY) reported on Monday the receipt of approval for Dupixent to help clear the skin and reduce itching in adolescent patients with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis under the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) priority review and breakthrough therapy designation.
Given the frequency of atypical manifestations, the occurrence of contact dermatitis among healthcare professionals may be underestimated in most areas of the sector.
Allergic contact dermatitis is the type of contact dermatitis induced by sensitivity to specific allergens with a delayed-type hypersensitivity response to exogenous agents.1 Langerhans cells take up the antigens or haptens and present them to T helper lymphocytes, which become sensitized, multiply and circulate in blood vessels as memory cells.1 When these memory cells encounter the antigens again, they sensitize the skin to these antigens.1
The exogenous eczemas include irritant contact dermatitis, allergic contact dermatitis, photoallergic contact dermatitis, eczematous polymorphic light eruptions etc.
Allergic contact dermatitis (ACD) can affect individuals regardless of age, race, or sex, but ACD accounts for 20% of all contact dermatitis reactions.
Metals may surprise as sources of contact dermatitis !-- -- YOUR DOSE OF MEDICINE - Charles C.
A case report of contact dermatitis is mistaken for cellulitis in an 87-year-old female who received several months of home health wound care treatment for a traumatic ulcer on the anterior lower leg.
ATLANTA -- When patients present with atopic dermatitis that worsens, changes distribution, fails to improve, or immediately rebounds, think contact dermatitis, Luz Fonacier, MD, advised at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology.