Ophthalmologic Manifestations of Atopic Dermatitis Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Jul 12, 2021
  • Author: Sara Fard, MD; Chief Editor: Hampton Roy, Sr, MD  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

AD is usually a clinical diagnosis based on history and physical exam findings, although laboratory testing, cultures and histopathological analyses may help in the diagnosis.

History and physical exam diagnostic considerations for ophthalmologic complications of AD are outlined in the "Presentation" tab. Differential diagnoses for the aforementioned ophthalmologic complications of AD are listed below.

Differential Diagnoses