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    297 Possible Causes for Lichenification in USA

    • Insect Bite

      This is called "lichenification."[medicalnewstoday.com]

    • Atopic Dermatitis
      Lichenification

      Typically there is erythema, scaling, vesicles, or lichenification in skin flexures.[bestpractice.bmj.com] Chronic is used to describe the condition when the patient develops signs of chronic inflammation (e.g., lichenification).[bestpractice.bmj.com] All stages are characterized by xerosis, fissures, pruritus, and lichenification.[clevelandclinicmeded.com]

    • Erythropoietic Protoporphyria
      Lichenification

      After repetitive exposure, patients may present with lichenification, hypopigmentation, hyperpigmentation and scarring of the skin. [3] [4] EPP usually first presents in childhood[en.wikipedia.org] Multiple episodes of acute photosensitivity may lead to chronic changes of sun-exposed skin (lichenification, leathery pseudovesicles, grooving around the lips) and loss of[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    • Drug-induced Fever

      If chronic, lichenification and thickening of the skin ensue.[clevelandclinicmeded.com]

    • Pfeiffer-Palm-Teller Syndrome

      [neurologyindia.com] The flexures were involved and showed lichenification .[symptoma.com] lichenification of palms and dystrophic nails. [10] , [11] , [12 [symptoma.com] Sjogren-Larsson Syndrome The palms and soles were rough to feel.[symptoma.com] Pfeiffer-Palm-Teller Syndrome lichenification of palms . [8] Skin infections, bruises, and scars occur as a result of repeated [e-ijd.org] It causes the skin to become thick[symptoma.com]

    • Acanthosis Nigricans

      It is a cutaneous reaction pattern characterised by axillary and inguinal hyperpigmentation, lichenification and alopecia.[en.wikivet.net] If the condition is presented in its chronic form, then lichenification may be present in the areas mentioned above.[en.wikivet.net] Clinical Signs Clinical signs include bilaterally symmetric axillary or inguinal hyperpigmentation and lichenification.[en.wikivet.net]

    • Lichen Simplex Chronicus

      Lichenification is an identical process in which an underlying intensely pruritic dermatosis such as atopic eczema is present.[medicallibraryonline.com] Dermatophyte infections, stasis dermatitis, and chronic allergic contact dermatitis may also predispose to lichenification. picker's nodules and nodular prurigo are related[medicallibraryonline.com] Pebbly lichenification refers to a distinct variant in which lichenoid papules follow intense scratching in patients with inflammatory dermatoses such as atopic eczema.[medicallibraryonline.com]

    • Eczema

      […] inflammatory process involving primarily the epidermis, marked early by redness, itching, minute papules and vesicles, weeping, oozing, and crusting, and later by scaling, lichenification[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] term for inflammatory conditions of the skin, particularly with vesiculation in the acute stage, typically erythematous, edematous, papular, and crusting; followed often by lichenification[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] There is no known cause. eczema generic term denoting acute or chronic pruritic skin inflammation, characterized by erythema, oedema, papular/vesicular/crusty eruptions, lichenification[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

    • Atopy

      […] papules or papulovesicles - excoriations - crusting (if secondarily infected) - xerosis (or dry, scaly skin) • depending on the acuity of the skin disease there can be: - lichenification[dermweb.com] […] phases of atopic dermatitis: - infantile (2 months to 2 years): - facial and extensor distribution - childhood - greater tendency to xerosis - flexural distribution - more lichenification[dermweb.com] All stages are characterized by xerosis, fissures, pruritus, and lichenification.[clevelandclinicmeded.com]

    • Pityriasis Circinata

      Toyama A skin disease marked by the appearance of localized and circumscribed patches of thickened skin with lichenification, becoming scaly, resulting from repetitive rubbing[whonamedit.com] Description A skin disease marked by the appearance of localized and circumscribed patches of thickened skin with lichenification, becoming scaly, without inflammatory changes[whonamedit.com]

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