lichen simplex chronicus


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Related to lichen simplex chronicus: lichen planus, neurodermatitis, Lichen sclerosus
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lichen simplex chronicus

n liquen simple crónico
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The HPV-related pathway is linked to high-risk HPV 16 and 18, while the non-HPV-related pathway is associated with inflammatory dermatoses including lichen sclerosis (LS) and lichen simplex chronicus (LSC).
* The differential diagnosis for prepubertal LS includes vitiligo, lichen planus, lichen simplex chronicus, psoriasis, eczema, vulvovaginitis, contact dermatitis, and trauma.
Lichen simplex chronicus is a clinical description of the result of chronic rubbing and scratching.
Ethionamide induced pellagroid dermatitis resembling lichen simplex chronicus: A report of two cases.
Thirty (78.9%) patients had other diseases among whom, pre-existing itchy skin diseases like photodermatoses, chronic folliculitis, subacute eczema, lichen simplex chronicus, seborrhoeic dermatitis and recurrent pyoderma were present in 10 (26.3%).
Common psychodermatological disorders observed in this study include lichen simplex chronicus, neurotic excoriations, prurigonodularis, and delusion of parasitosis.
In the US Zonalon is indicated for the short-term (up to eight days) management of moderate pruritus in adult patients with atopic dermatitis or lichen simplex chronicus.
In the second category we find chronic dermatological diseases, such as: psoriasis, acne excoriee, alopecia, atopic dermatitis, chronic forms of urticaria, endogenous eczema, prurigo nodularis, Darier's disease, lichen simplex chronicus, recidivant herpes simplex infection etc.
Lichen simplex chronicus (formerly called squamous hyperplasia or hyperplastic dystrophy, and also known as eczema, neurodermatitis, or localized atopic dermatitis) occurs when irritation from any cause produces itching in a predisposed person.
Lichen simplex chronicus of the scrotal skin is also frequently encountered in clinical practice.
Patients will complain of pruritus, but they will avoid scratching because it is too painful, In contrast, vulvar lichen simplex chronicus results in an itch that is pleasurable to scratch.