Dermatitis atópica de los brazos
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Este paciente padece una inflamación cutánea alérgica hereditaria (dermatitis atópica) en los brazos. Se observan placas rojas (eritematosas) y descamativas en la cara interna de los codos (fosa antecubital). En los adultos, la dermatitis atópica generalmente afecta los pliegues corporales o las áreas de flexión (por ejemplo las fosas antecubital y poplítea).
- Last Reviewed on 11/20/2012
- Kevin Berman, MD, PhD, Atlanta Center for Dermatologic Disease, Atlanta, GA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.
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