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Year : 2018  |  Volume : 19  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 102-107

Comorbidities in pediatric atopic dermatitis

1 Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2 Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology, Women's College Research Institute, Women's College Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Correspondence Address:
Aaron M Drucker
Room 6401, Women's College Hospital, 76 Grenville Street, Toronto, ON M5S 1B2
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/ijpd.IJPD_129_17

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Atopic dermatitis is a common chronic condition that often begins in early childhood. In addition to associations with other atopic conditions such as asthma, food allergy and hayfever, recent research has uncovered a number of other important potential comorbidities. In this review article, we summarize the reported comorbidities of pediatric atopic dermatitis including mental health disorders, infections, obesity, hypertension, injuries and anemia.

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