Atopic dermatitis and atopic march: which link?

Atopic dermatitis and atopic march: which link?


  • Nunzia Maiello Department of Woman, Child and Genereal and Specialized Surgery, University of Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli", Naples, Italy
  • Arianna Giannetti Pediatric Unit, IRCCS Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria di Bologna, Italy
  • Giampaolo Ricci Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences (DIMEC), University of Bologna, Italy
  • Bianca Cinicola Department of Pediatrics, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
  • Rossella Carello Pediatric Allergic Unit, S. Pietro Hospital FbF Roma, Italy
  • Cristiana Indolfi Department of Woman, Child and General and Specialized Surgery, University of Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli", Naples, Italy
  • Carlo Caffarelli Pediatric Clinic, Department of Medicine and Surgery, Unversity of Parma, Parma, Italy
  • Alessia Marseglia Pediatric Unit, Department of Clinical, Surgical, Diagnostic, and Pediatric Sciences, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy; Pediatric Clinic, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
  • Mauro Calvani UOC di Pediatria, Azienda Ospedaliera S. Camillo Forlanini, Rome, Italy
  • Michele Miraglia del Giudice Department of Woman, Child and General and Specialized Surgery, University of Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli", Naples, Italy
  • Elena Galli Pediatric Allergic Unit, S. Pietro Hospital FbF Roma, Italy


atopic march, atopic dermatitis, food allergy, asthma, T helper 2 lymphocytes, eosinophilic esophagitis


There is a long standing debate on the atopic march in childhood. The natural progression of allergic manifestations may be considered as comorbidities, which occur more frequently in a specific evolutive age. On the other hand, the natural history of allergies in children may follow trajectories that may be heterogeneous. The effects of atopic march in clinical practice have also been reported.


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