Atopic dermatitis (AD) is a chronic inherited disease. It manifests as a rash resembling eczema. Skin formations are characterized by persistent itching. The basis of the disease is an anomaly of the immune system at the genetic level.
From a long list of dermatitis types, a single disease can be distinguished. It is characterized by chronic inflammatory processes when dry skin causes physical and moral suffering to the patient. This is atopic dermatitis. The disease is non-contagious, has an allergic nature.