A general term that describes inflammation of the skin.
Most common types
  • Contact dermatitis

    A skin rash caused by contact with a certain substance.
  • Seborrheic dermatitis

    A skin condition that causes scaly patches and red skin, mainly on the scalp.
  • Nummular dermatitis

    Coin-shaped rashes or sores.
  • Stasis dermatitis

    Skin inflammation in the lower legs caused by fluid build-up.
  • Atopic dermatitis

    An itchy inflammation of the skin.
  • Dermatitis herpetiformis

    A chronic, very itchy skin rash made up of bumps and blisters.