Medical Dictionary

neurodermatitis

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noun neu·ro·der·ma·ti·tis \-ˌdər-mə-ˈtīt-əs\

Medical Definition of neurodermatitis

plural

neurodermatitises

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neurodermatititides

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  1. :  chronic eczematous dermatitis arising from repeated rubbing or scratching of a real or imagined irritation of the skin—see lichen simplex chronicus


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