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Screening for Eczema

The purpose of screening is early diagnosis and treatment. Screening tests are usually administered to people without current symptoms, but who may be at high risk for certain diseases or conditions.

There are no screening tests or screening guidelines for atopic dermatitis.

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Atopic dermatitis. EBSCO DynaMed Plus website. Available at:http://www.dynamed.com/topics/dmp~AN~T115212/Atopic-dermatitis. Updated July 3, 2017. Accessed December 21, 2017.

Last reviewed November 2018 by EBSCO Medical Review Board Michael Woods MD, FAAP  Last Updated: 12/20/2014