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What is Neurodermatitis?

What is Neurodermatitis?

Neurodermatitis is a chronic skin condition in which the skin becomes inflamed and is extremely itchy. ...more »

  • Neurodermatitis: Lichen simplex chronicus refers to thickened itchy skin that results from persistently rubbing or scratching an area of skin.
  • 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.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Neurodermatitis: Introduction

Types of Neurodermatitis:

Types of Neurodermatitis:

Broader types of Neurodermatitis:

How serious is Neurodermatitis?

Prognosis of Neurodermatitis: It may be difficult to break the itch scratch cycle and once scratching stops, the skin may take months to appear normal again.
Complications of Neurodermatitis: see complications of Neurodermatitis

What causes Neurodermatitis?

Causes of Neurodermatitis: see causes of Neurodermatitis

What are the symptoms of Neurodermatitis?

Symptoms of Neurodermatitis: see symptoms of Neurodermatitis

Complications of Neurodermatitis: see complications of Neurodermatitis

Neurodermatitis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Neurodermatitis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Neurodermatitis.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Neurodermatitis: Dermatologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Neurodermatitis.
Treatments for Neurodermatitis: see treatments for Neurodermatitis
Research for Neurodermatitis: see research for Neurodermatitis

Organs Affected by Neurodermatitis:

Organs and body systems related to Neurodermatitis include:

Name and Aliases of Neurodermatitis

Main name of condition: Neurodermatitis

Other names or spellings for Neurodermatitis:

Lichen simplex chronicus

Neurodermatitis circumscripta [Localized neurodermatitis], Lichen simplex chronicus [Localized neurodermatitis] Source - Diseases Database

Neurodermatitis: Related Conditions

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