Pathophysiology

There appears to be a failure to switch off the natural predominance of TH2 helper lymphocytes that occurs in infancy, which leads to an abnormal response of chemical messengers called cytokines to a variety of stimuli.1,24 The underlying mechanism of disease may be abnormalities in cyclic nucleotide regulation of marrow-derived cells or allergenic over stimulation that causes secondary abnormalities. Some studies have suggested a defect in lipid composition and barrier function in people with atopic eczema - a defect which is thought to underlie the tendency to dry skin and possibly the enhanced penetration of environmental allergens and irritants, leading to chronic inflammation.

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