Is Rash a Symptom of Atopic Dermatitis?

Q:
Is rash a symptom of atopic dermatitis?

A:
It can be.

Rash is a common symptom in people with atopic dermatitis. In most cases, atopic dermatitis appears as a red and itchy rash on cheek, arms or legs. It also bubbles up and weeps clear fluid.

However, rash does not necessarily mean you have atopic dermatitis. Therefore, if you find that you have rash on your skin, you need to consult your doctor and have your skin checked. Your doctor will tell you whether you have atopic dermatitis.

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