Assessment of Likelihood Ratio for Four Contact Dermatitis Symptoms of Vinca Minor.
CONCLUSION: There was insufficient evidence to attribute any of the four assessed symptoms clearly to VM. Though non-significant, a high LR was observed for "itching amelioration in open air" (symptom 3). Symptoms in the homeopathic materia medica for VM are perhaps over-represented. More research of this nature is warranted. PMID: 29783275 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Abstract: Vesicular hand dermatitis is a type of eczema involving the fingers, hands, and sometimes the feet. It is common in primary care, requiring prompt treatment to prevent chronicity. The cause is often unknown, making the condition challenging to treat. Management consists of avoiding irritants and using emollients and topical corticosteroids.
Conclusion: Hypoproteinemia accompanying atopic dermatitis is common in infants younger than 1 year and may occur because of topical steroid treatment continuously being declined or because of eczema herpeticum. It may be accompanied by growth retardation, keratoconjunctivitis, aural discharge, and eczema herpeticum and can be managed through skin care and topical steroid application without intravenous albumin infusion. PMID: 30304908 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Shared immune characteristics of alopecia totalis and atopic dermatitis might explain the hair regrowth in a patient with alopecia totalis being treated with dupilumab for persistent eczema.Medscape Medical News
Abstract Atopic dermatitis is a chronic inflammatory skin disease that commonly presents in early childhood. To date, the pharmacological treatment of atopic dermatitis is far from ideal, poses several limitations and constantly requires novel approaches. The theory that appropriate colonization of gut bacteria during infancy, influences the development of the immune system has initiated numerous clinical trials that evaluated the effectiveness of probiotic supplementation for the prevention and treatment of atopic eczema in children. In addition, topical administration of probiotics has demonstrated the ability t...
CONCLUSION: Exposure to topical E6005 is associated with the eczema-associated area, however, that is not distinctly associated with its adverse drug reactions occurred after drug applications possibly due to E6005's characteristics of tissue distribution. PMID: 30265585 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Proponents believe that apple cider vinegar can reduce symptoms of eczema by balancing the skin ’s pH level. However, the vinegar can also burn sensitive areas. Here, learn about the benefits and risks of using this natural remedy.
Coconut oil is a natural moisturizer. It can soothe dry, itchy skin resulting from eczema and help prevent infection. In this article, we look at how to use coconut oil for eczema, other benefits, and risks.
Eczema can affect the ear externally or internally. People can usually manage their symptoms by using ear drops or creams and avoiding potential triggers.
Contact Dermatitis, EarlyView.
The drug, approved for adults with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis, is effective in a younger population, which has few reliable options, data from a phase 3 study show.Medscape Medical News