Doctors don't know exactly what causes eczema. The most common type of eczema -- atopic dermatitis -- resembles an allergy. But the skin irritation, which is more often seen in children rather than adults, is not an allergic reaction.
Systemic and topical treatments in the pipeline include the first biologic drug for adults with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis, and a.
Atopic dermatitis (eczema) is a condition that makes your skin red and itchy. Atopic dermatitis is long lasting (chronic) and tends to flare periodically. Atopic dermatitis (eczema) signs and symptoms vary widely from person to person and include.