Exfoliative dermatitis

atopic eczema: A chronic inflammatory genetically determined disease of the skin marked by increased ability to form reagin (IgE), with increased susceptibility to allergic rhinitis and asthma, and hereditary disposition to a lowered threshold for pruritus. It is manifested by lichenification, excoriation, and crusting, mainly on the flexural surfaces of the elbow and knee. In infants it is known as infantile eczema.

Endpoint definition

Long name Exfoliative dermatitis
Hospital Discharge registry ICD-10: L26
Cause of Death registry ICD-10: L26
KELA reimboursements codes ANY
KELA reimbursements ICD-10: L26
Level in the ICD-hierarchy 3
First defined in version DF2
Latin name Erythrodermia universalis NAS

Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 143 51 92
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.07 0.04 0.10
Mean age at first event (years) 57.28 51.83 60.31
Case fatality at 5-years (%) 6.29 5.88 6.52

Longitudinal metrics

All Female Male
Median nb. of events per indiv. 1.0 1.0 2.0
Recurrence at 6 months (%) 39.16 27.45 45.65

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Exfoliative dermatitis
after Exfoliative dermatitis

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Drugs most likely to be purchased after Exfoliative dermatitis