prurigo mitis

[ mītĭs ]

n.

A mild form of a chronic dermatitis characterized by recurring, intensely itching papules and nodules.

Nearby words

  1. prurience,
  2. prurient,
  3. pruriently,
  4. pruriginous,
  5. prurigo,
  6. prurigo nodularis,
  7. prurigo simplex,
  8. pruritic,
  9. pruritus,
  10. pruritus ani


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