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Dermatitis: Introduction

Dermatitis: Inflammation of the skin. See detailed information below for a list of 116 causes of Dermatitis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Dermatitis:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Dermatitis. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Dermatitis

Home medical tests possibly related to Dermatitis:

Causes of Types of Dermatitis:

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Dermatitis: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Dermatitis, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Dermatitis Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Dermatitis may include:

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Alternative Treatments for Dermatitis

Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed as possibly helpful for Dermatitis may include:

Dermatitis: Animations

Medications or substances causing Dermatitis:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Dermatitis as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Dermatitis: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Dermatitis may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Dermatitis

Research the causes of these symptoms that are similar to, or related to, the symptom Dermatitis:

Dermatitis: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Dermatitis

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Dermatitis: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Definitions of Dermatitis:

Inflammation of the skin; skin becomes itchy and may develop blisters
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Inflammation of the skin.
- (Source - CRISP)

Organs affected by Dermatitis:

The list of organs typically affected by Dermatitis may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Dermatitis

The list below shows some of the causes of Dermatitis mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Dermatitis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Dermatitis. Of the 116 causes of Dermatitis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 116 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Dermatitis:

The following list of conditions have 'Dermatitis' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Dermatitis?

Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Dermatitis, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

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Classifications of Dermatitis:

Medical Conditions associated with Dermatitis:

Rash (1165 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Inflammatory symptoms (1736 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes)

Symptoms related to Dermatitis:

Skin rash (461 causes), Skin blisters (426 causes), Skin itch (1068 causes), Atopy, Contact, Exfoliative, Seborrhoeic, Psoriasis, Candidiasis, Impetigo, Scabies, Atopic dermatitis (227 causes), Pomphylox, Tinea capitis

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Medical News summaries about Dermatitis

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