Who is Affected?

Prevalence

Atopic dermatitis is far more common in children than in adults. In industrialized nations, an estimated 10% to 30% of children and up to 3% of adults have the condition.1,2,3 Over the last few decades, the prevalence has increased.1

1. Larsen FS, Hanifin JM. Immunol Allergy Clin North Am. 2002;22:1-24. 2. Williams H, et al. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 1999;103:125-138. 3. Lam et al. Pediatric Health. 2008;2(6):733-747

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