neurodermatitis

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Noun1.neurodermatitis - dermatitis in which localized areas (especially the forearms or back of the neck or outer part of the ankle) itch persistently; cause is unknown
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neu·ro·der·ma·ti·tis

n. neurodermatitis, trastorno de lesiones cutáneas blanquecinas que gen. se observan en personas nerviosas, y que suelen ser crónicas, diseminadas o localizadas.
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This patient was given a diagnosis of lichen simplex chronicus (circumscribed neurodermatitis)--pathohistologic changes to the skin caused by habitual trauma from scratching a single area.