neurodermatitis

[ nur′ō-dûr′mə-tītĭs ]

n.

A chronic skin disorder characterized by localized or disseminated lichenified skin lesions that itch severely. It is possibly a psychogenic disorder.neurodermatosis

Nearby words

  1. neurocytoma,
  2. neurodegenerative,
  3. neurodendrite,
  4. neurodendron,
  5. neurodepressive,
  6. neurodiversity,
  7. neurodynamic,
  8. neurodynia,
  9. neuroectoderm,
  10. neuroembryology


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