This is a lexicon for Atopic Dermatitis.
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WartsSmall benign tumors caused by the papilloma virus. Warts on the fingers are common in young children. They do not affect atopic patients differently to others.
WeepingLiquid, known as serum, emerging from skin lesions. Weeping is common in acute eczema, and comes from broken vesicles. Weeping coagulates into a yellowish crust.
Wiskott-AldrichA rare genetic disease combining severe eczema similar to atopic dermatitis with a blood platelet deficiency, causing excessive bleeding and vulnerability to infection.