Atopic dermatitis shapeshifts in different patient groups; disinfectants may fuel some COPD cases

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Atopic dermatitis acts differently in certain populations

By Randy Dotinga

AD may require different treatments depending on age, ethnicity.

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