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Screening for Eczema

Authors:
  • Amy Scholten, MPH
Publication Type:

Condition InDepth

Screening for Eczema

Screening is done to find a problem and treat it early. Tests are given to people who do not have symptoms but who may be at high risk.

There are no screening tests or screening guidelines for atopic dermatitis.

References

  • Atopic dermatitis. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: https://www.dynamed.com/condition/atopic-dermatitis. Accessed March 23, 2022.

Contributors

  • Nicole Meregian, PA
Last Updated:
2021-11-23

This content is reviewed regularly and is updated when new and relevant evidence is made available. This information is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with questions regarding a medical condition.