dermatitis


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der·ma·ti·tis

 (dûr′mə-tī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the skin.

dermatitis

(ˌdɜːməˈtaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the skin

der•ma•ti•tis

(ˌdɜr məˈtaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the skin.
[1875–80; < Greek dermat-, s. of dérma skin + -itis]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dermatitis - inflammation of the skin; skin becomes itchy and may develop blisters
actinic dermatitis - dermatitis caused exposure to sunlight
atopic dermatitis, atopic eczema - a severe form of dermatitis characterized by atopy
contact dermatitis - a delayed type of allergic reaction of the skin resulting from skin contact with a specific allergen (such as poison ivy)
cradle cap - a dermatitis of the scalp that is common in infants
diaper dermatitis, diaper rash - dermatitis of the thighs and buttocks of infants; supposedly caused by ammonia in the urine in the child's diapers
hypericism - a severe dermatitis of herbivorous domestic animals attributable to photosensitivity from eating Saint John's wort
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
schistosome dermatitis, swimmer's itch - a sensitization reaction to repeated invasion of the skin by cercariae of schistosomes
eczema - generic term for inflammatory conditions of the skin; particularly with vesiculation in the acute stages
seborrheic dermatitis, seborrheic eczema - a chronic skin disease associated with seborrhea and greasy scales on the scalp or eyelids or other parts of the skin
Translations
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dermatitis

[ˌdɜːməˈtaɪtɪs] Ndermatitis f inv

dermatitis

[ˌdɜːrməˈtaɪtɪs] n (= skin disease) → dermatite f, dermite f

dermatitis

dermatitis

[ˌdɜːməˈtaɪtɪs] ndermatite f

der·ma·ti·tis

n. dermatitis, dermitis, cualquier infl. de la piel;
atopic ______ atópica;
___ by contact___ por contacto;
___ medicamentosa___ medicamentosa;
___ papillaris capillitii___ papillaris capillitii;
erythematic ______ eritematosa;
gangrenous ______ gangrenosa;
occupational ______ ocupacional, industrial;
seborrheic ______ seborréica.

dermatitis

n dermatitis f; atopic — dermatitis atópica; cercarial — dermatitis por cercarias; contact — dermatitis de contacto; — herpetiformis dermatitis herpetiforme; irritant — dermatitis irritativa; seborrheic — dermatitis seborreica; stasis — dermatitis por estasis
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This journal supplement is intended for dermatologists, pediatricians, family practitioners, internists, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other clinicians who treat patients with atopic dermatitis.
Analysis of observational data has revealed the effect of atopic dermatitis in diverse areas such as work productivity, physical activity, mood, and risk of comorbidities beyond other atopic conditions.
Tradipitant was shown to improve the intensity of the worst itch patients experienced, as well as atopic dermatitis disease severity.
A case report of contact dermatitis is mistaken for cellulitis in an 87-year-old female who received several months of home health wound care treatment for a traumatic ulcer on the anterior lower leg.
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La dermatitis de contacto (DC) hace referencia a la aparicion de patrones inflamatorios de dermatitis o eccema como respuesta a la interaccion con agentes externos, tanto por efecto irritativo directo, como por la estimulacion de una respuesta inmunomediada.
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Cordoro, MD, anyone who cares for patients with severe atopic dermatitis understands the sense of misery that can ensue.
Contact Dermatitis (CD) is an altered state of skin reactivity induced by exposure to an external agent.
A recent study has confirmed that supplementation with vitamin D significantly reduces the severity of atopic dermatitis in as little as four weeks.
Radiation dermatitis was assessed by the Radiation Dermatitis Severity (RDS) score, a 4-point scale, with 0 indicating no dermatitis and 4 indicating severe dermatitis.
People with atopic dermatitis do not appear to be at greater risk for actinic keratosis or basal cell and squamous cell cancer, according to a recent population-based, cross-sectional study.