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European Journal of Dermatology


Journal Club Volume 30, numéro 5, September-October 2020

1 Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology, University Hospital Würzburg, WürzburgGermany
2 Department of Dermatology, Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto, PortoPortugal
3 Dermatology Department, Edouard Herriot Hospital, Hospices Civils de Lyon, Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, LyonFrance
4 Department of Dermatology, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón, MadridSpain
5 Department of Dermatology, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Churchill Hospital, OxfordUK

Despite atopic dermatitis being the most common skin disease, the association with cancer is still unclear. To further investigate if there is a correlation, Mansfield et al. conducted two matched cohort studies from England and Denmark over at least 18 years [1]. Cancer in general and specific entities, which are common or previously associated with atopic dermatitis, such as lymphoma [2], were considered. Individuals with (around 500,000) and without (over 2,500,000) atopic dermatitis were matched [...]