Dermatitis is an inflammation of the skin. Dermatitis actually refers to a number of skin conditions that inflame the skin.

Many types of dermatitis require clinical care by a physician or other health care professional. Listed in the directory below are some, for which we have provided a brief overview.

Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)

Contact Dermatitis

Dermatitis Herpetiformis

Generalized Exfoliative Dermatitis

Seborrheic Dermatitis

Other Dermatitis Conditions

Medical Reviewer: [Foster, Sara RN MPH, Jenkins, Lee] Copyright: Copyright © 2007 Staywell Content Services, Inc. except where otherwise noted.


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