dr Tanvi Pal
Pediatric Dermatologist
BLK Super Speciality Hospital
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Seborrheic Dermatitis

Atopic Dermatitis

Age of onset



Presence of itching/pruritus

Mild or absent


Clinical sites

Starts at scalp (Cradle cap), neck, flexures, groins.


Cheeks, extensor aspects of arms & legs, sparing the groins

Clinical Presentation

Greasy yellow coloured scaling in the above sites

More of erythema, oozing, vesiculation.


Settles by 6-12months.

Persists till 2years of age or more. 70% patients remits by adolescence.

Posted On: 14/06/2019

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