Medical Dictionary

neurodermatitis

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

medical Definition of neurodermatitis

plural neurodermatitises or neurodermatitides play \-ˈtit-ə-ˌdēz\
:chronic eczematous dermatitis arising from repeated rubbing or scratching of a real or imagined irritation of the skin — see lichen simplex chronicus

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up neurodermatitis? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to suppress quietly or indirectly

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!