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Atopisk eksem og luftbåren allergi

A study from 2015 looked at airborne allergens that can aggravate atopic dermatitis. They noted that this only applies to a minority of patients with atopic eczema. A small study indicates that exposure to pollen led to deterioration of the skin in this group compared with placebo. The study indicates that in a minority of patients that airborne allergens can make your eczema worse.

Werfel T, Heratizadeh A, Niebuhr M, et al. Exacerbation of atopic dermatitis on grass pollen exposure in an environmental challenge chamber. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2015; 136: 96.