Atopic dermatitis

• The most common of chronic childhood illnesses,

   all types included:


• between  10% and 20% of children from 0 to 10 years old, and up to 17 % between 0 and 3 years old*

• Prevalence decreases afterwards, but remains significant, even in adults (between 2 and 5%)*


• Growing prevalence in industrialized countries


• A major impact on the quality of life

   of the child and of his/her family


• Linked to other atopic illnesses

   Asthma, allergic rhinitis, allergic conjunctivitis, digestive allergies


*French Study on the prevalence of AD. Poster JDP2012-Dermatology news December 2014