Response to patient-initiated plant extract treatment for atopic dermatitis

Nicole Strickland, Gopal Patel, Nnenna G. Agim

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Abstract

Ethnomedical practices are increasing in all parts of the world, including many urban centers. We describe a unique case of a 7-year-old girl with atopic dermatitis who was responsive to parent-initiated treatment with the extract of a plant from the Chenopodium genus. A brief discussion raises awareness of such practices to the practicing dermatologist.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)e89-e90
JournalPediatric dermatology
Volume30
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 1 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Dermatology

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