Loading....
Coupon Accepted Successfully!

Dermatology

Open Flashcards

Eczema

Question
5 out of 8
 

A 25 year old man presents with recurrent episodes of flexural eczema contact urticaria, recurrent skin infections and severe abdominal cramps and diarrhoea upon taking sea foods. He is suffering from - (AIIMS May 2014)



A Seborrheic dermatitis

B Atopic dermatitis

C Airborne contact dermatitis

D Nummular dermatitis

Ans. B
i.e., Atopic dermatitis [Ref Previous explanations]

a. Information in this question are :-

i. Age 25 year

ii. Site àflexural areas

iii. Contact urticaria

iv. Recurrent skin infections

v. Food allergy àrecurrent skin infection, abdominal pain and diarrhea after taking Sea foods.

b. Diagnosis is Adult pattern atopic dermatitis.

c. In seborrheic dermatitis, contact dermatitis and Nummular dermatitis, there is no history of chronic urticaria and food allergy in patients.

Eczema Flashcard List

8 flashcards
1)
2)
3)
4)
5)
6)
7)
8)