What is the focus of treatment for atopic dermatitis (eczema)?

Updated: Mar 13, 2019
  • Author: Brian S Kim, MD, MTR, FAAD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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The basis of treatment for atopic dermatitis (AD) is to provide moisturization for dryness, allay pruritus, and manage inflammation of the eczematous lesions.


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