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2,599 Possible Causes for Lichen Simplex Chronicus, Palmar Hyperlinearity, Skin Thickening

  • Atopic Dermatitis

    Skin thickening and plaque formation is dependent on habitual scratching.[emedicine.medscape.com] Among patients, reduced level of monomeric filaggrin and NMF correlated with the presence of FLG mutations and clinical phenotypes such as xerosis, palmar hyperlinearity and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Lichen simplex chronicus (LSC) is a skin disorder characterized by chronic itching and scratching, which can lead to thick, leathery, brownish skin, sometimes with papules[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Ichthyosis Vulgaris

    Symptoms may include any of the following: Dry skin, severe Scaly skin ( scales ) Possible skin thickening Mild itching of the skin The dry, scaly skin is usually most severe[nlm.nih.gov] The main characteristics of IV are fine-scale on the arms and legs, palmar hyperlinearity, and keratosis pilaris.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] As older skin cells build up on the skin’s surface, the skin thickens and becomes scaly.[wederm.com]

    Missing: Lichen Simplex Chronicus
  • Dermatitis

    It is often darker than the surrounding skin, thickened (lichenified) and much scratched. An in-between state is known as subacute eczema .[dermnetnz.org] Nummular eczema and lichen simplex chronicus/prurigo nodularis. In: Wolff K, et al. Fitzpatrick's Dermatology in General Medicine. 7th ed.[web.archive.org] With this type, the affected skin thickens and develops bumps in hair follicles. This condition is common in African Americans and in people with dark-brown skin.[mayoclinic.org]

    Missing: Palmar Hyperlinearity
  • Contact Dermatitis

    Mild to severe itching and/or burning of the vulva Vulvar redness and swelling Skin thickening A raw feeling due to irritation A feeling of dampness from the outer vulvar[drexelmedicine.org] Similarly, excessive scratching can cause a condition known as neurodermatitis (or lichen simplex chronicus).[healthand.com] A particular problem is neurodermatitis (lichen simplex chronicus), in which individuals repeatedly rub or scratch an area initially affected by allergic contact dermatitis[emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Palmar Hyperlinearity
  • Lichen Simplex Chronicus

    The itching leads to scratching and rubbing, which causes thickening of skin. The thickened skin is itchy, which causes more scratching and, thus, more skin thickening.[skinsight.com] Lichen simplex chronicus is not a primary process.[emedicine.com] With progressive scratching, this inflamed area of skin follows a cyclic pattern that leads to a severe thickened, scaly and dry patch of skin.[alphaveinclinic.com]

    Missing: Palmar Hyperlinearity
  • Vulvar Dystrophy

    There are different types of dystrophy that cause white or gray patches of skin, thickening and itchy skin patches, thin areas of skin, or painful sores.[summitmedicalgroup.com] Two common types include: Squamous cell hyperplasia - an irregular white or gray patch of the skin of the vulva that may be slightly raised Lichen simplex chronicus - a thickened[vaginalpainhelp.com] Lichen Simplex Chronicus can also affect other areas of the body.[katha-soma.com]

    Missing: Palmar Hyperlinearity
  • Psoriasis

    Psoriasis is a common skin disorder characterized by inflamed, red, thickened skin lesions with a characteristic silver scale.[health.uconn.edu] Abstract Despite characteristic features, psoriasis can mimic other dermatologic conditions, such as seborrheic dermatitis, lichen simplex chronicus, and certain nutritional[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Theories about the causes of psoriasis need to explain why the skin is red, inflamed and thickened.[dermnetnz.org]

    Missing: Palmar Hyperlinearity
  • Eczema

    The following are the most common symptoms of eczema: • Dry, scaly skin • Small bumps that open and ooze when scratched • Redness and swelling of the skinThickening of[columbiadoctors.org] Neurodermatitis ( lichen simplex chronicus ) is an intensely itchy rash that often occurs on the forearms, thighs, or ankles.[emedicinehealth.com] ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Codes L28-* L28 Lichen simplex chronicus and prurigo L28.0 Lichen simplex chronicus L28.1 Prurigo nodularis L28.2 Other prurigo ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Codes[icd10data.com]

    Missing: Palmar Hyperlinearity
  • Prurigo Nodularis

    , and skin thickening.[en.wikipedia.org] Prurigo nodularis and lichen simplex chronicus are two frustrating conditions that are classified in this category.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ), and skin thickening in spots.[askdrshah.com]

    Missing: Palmar Hyperlinearity
  • Ichthyosis

    As older skin cells build up on the skin’s surface, the skin thickens and becomes scaly.[wederm.com] Palms and soles show accentuated creases and when affecting the palms this sign is referred to as palmar hyperlinearity or as “ichthyosis palms”.[medizin.uni-muenster.de] Symptoms Dry skin, severe Scaly skin ( scales ) Possible skin thickening Mild itching of the skin The dry, scaly skin is usually most severe on the legs.[nicklauschildrens.org]

    Missing: Lichen Simplex Chronicus

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