TITLE

The Number of Diagnostic Features in Patients with Atopic Dermatitis Correlates with Dryness Severity

AUTHOR(S)
Lodén, Marie; Andersson, Anna-Carin; Lindberg, Magnus
PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
Acta Dermato-Venereologica;09/01/98, Vol. 78 Issue 5, p387
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates whether the number of minor diagnostic features present in patients with atopic dermatitis (AD) was correlated to the severity of skin dryness. AD diagnostic criteria developed by Hanifin & Rajka; Diagnosis of AD using the Hanifin & Rajka criteria; Skin dryness scoring using a system for dry skin and ichthyosis assessment.
ACCESSION #
4347967

 

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