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atopy

[′ad·ə·pē]
(medicine)
Clinically evident hypersensitivity.
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The topline data show that for children with severe atopic dermatitis (covering nearly 60% of their skin surface on average), adding Dupixent to standard-of-care topical corticosteroids (TCS) significantly improved measures of overall disease severity, skin clearing, itching and health-related quality of life, compared to TCS alone.
Release date- 06082019 - A pivotal Phase 3 trial evaluating Dupixent (dupilumab) to treat severe atopic dermatitis in children aged 6 to 11 years met its primary and secondary endpoints.
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:REGN) and Sanofi Tuesday jointly announced the extended marketing approval from European Commission (EC) for Dupixent (dupilumab) in the EU to include adolescents 12 to 17 years of age with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis who are candidates for systemic therapy.
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For the treatment of atopic dermatitis, omalizumab has mostly been used in doses ranging from 300 to 450 mg every 2 to 4 weeks (5-7).
Chiesa Fuxench, M.D., from the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine in Philadelphia, and colleagues examined the prevalence of atopic dermatitis, distribution of disease severity, and impact on health-related quality of life in a cohort of 1,278 U.S.
Results: 84% patients in group A (betamethasone) showed >50% reduction in Scoring of Atopic Dermatitis (SCORAD) whereas 94% patients in group B (NB-UVB) showed >50% reduction in SCORAD (p=0.554).
According to the researchers, children with atopic dermatitis (AD) - a type of eczema of the skin - show an increased risk of developing asthma later in life.
This journal supplement is intended for dermatologists, pediatricians, family practitioners, internists, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other clinicians who treat patients with atopic dermatitis.
Canine atopic dermatitis (CAD) is a common, recurring, inflammatory and pruritic allergic skin disease in dogs exhibiting characteristic clinical signs associated with IgE antibodies that is most commonly directed against environmental allergens (Halliwell, 2006).
Atopic myelitis is a type of myelitis which has received attention along with the recent dramatic increase in atopic disease.