Best Practices




The association between atopic dermatitis and non-melanoma skin cancer remains controversial. In a recent study, researchers investigated this association further.

Case Reports

A 22-year-old female equestrian with a history of atopic dermatitis presented with mild to moderate pruritic, erythematous patches on her face (Figure 1), upper back, and fingers (Figure 2). Prior to this initial office visit, treatment with a “ringworm ointment” was unsuccessful.