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
dermatitis - inflammation of the skin; skin becomes itchy and may develop blisters
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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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The etiologies included neurodermatitis, pruritus caused by postherpetic neuralgia, nostalgia paresthetica, anesthesia dolorosa, nasal pruritus, and diabetic neuropathy (J Am Acad Dermatol.
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Baby Sebamed can be used along with a course of treatment for neurodermatitis, eczema, skin infections and other types of irritation, but you should confirm this with your child's pediatrician beforehand.
Today, it is a remedy used for the treatment of upper respiratory tract infections, wounds, burns, acne, herpes simplex, and neurodermatitis.
According to results of a recent survey, patients with neurodermatitis reported higher levels of sexual dysfunction.
Until then it was known under different names: dermatophobia, delusions of infestation, and parasitophobic neurodermatitis, although it is not a phobia of parasites (the patient is not afraid of parasites, he is convinced by the invasion of his own body by them).
DL, also known as lipomelanotic reticulosis or Pautrier-Woringer disease, represents a rare form of benign lymphatic hyperplasia associated with most exfoliative or eczematoid inflammatory erythrodermas, including pemphigus, psoriasis, eczema, neurodermatitis, and atrophia senilis.
Such textile surfaces can, for example, be beneficial for patients suffering from neurodermatitis.
However, this vitamin has also been used for a wide range of other conditions, including bursitis, hepatitis, idiopathic facial paralysis (Bell's palsy), vitiligo, herpes zoster, hyperhomocysteinemia, sciatica, trigeminal neuralgia, depression, dementia, chronic fatigue, neurodermatitis, diabetic neuropathy, hyperthyroidism, asthma, infertility, tobacco amblyopia, and cyanide poisoning.
In addition, the already high number of people affected by allergies, especially neurodermatitis, is expected to remain strongly visible in the future.
Thus, PN can be classified as a subtype of neurodermatitis.