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Term:neurodermatitis
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Definition:An extremely variable eczematous skin disease that is presumed to be a response to prolonged vigorous scratching, rubbing, or pinching to relieve intense pruritus. It varies in intensity, severity, course, and morphologic expression in different individuals. Neurodermatitis is believed by some to be psychogenic. The circumscribed or localized form is often referred to as lichen simplex chronicus.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Circumscribed Neurodermatitides;   Circumscribed Neurodermatitis;   Lichen Simplex Chronicus;   Localized Neurodermatitides;   Localized Neurodermatitis;   Neurodermatitides
 primary_id: MESH:D009450;   RDO:0006210
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  disease 14919
    sensory system disease 4264
      skin disease 2267
        Eczematous Skin Diseases 251
          neurodermatitis 0
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    disease of anatomical entity 14083
      nervous system disease 9147
        sensory system disease 4264
          skin disease 2267
            dermatitis 351
              neurodermatitis 0
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