neurodermatitis

noun
neu·ro·der·ma·ti·tis | \-ˌdər-mə-ˈtīt-əs \
plural neurodermatitises or neurodermatitides\-ˈtit-ə-ˌdēz \

Medical Definition of neurodermatitis 

: 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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