TABLE 1

Clinical Features in AD5,6,9

Major clinical features
 Itching/pruritus
 Typical dermatitis with a chronic or relapsing history
 Patient or family members with atopy
 Typical distribution and age-specific patterns
Minor clinical features
 Early age of onset
 Dry skin/xerosis
 Keratosis pilaris
 Ichthyosis vulgaris
 Lip dermatitis
 Hand eczema
 Lichenification
 Elevated IgE level
 Itching on sweating
 Recurrent infections
 Pityriasis alba
 Dermatographism
 Eye symptoms: cataracts, keratoconus, inflammation