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347 Possible Causes for Lichenification

  • Atopic Dermatitis

    Atopic dermatitis (AD) is a common inflammatory dermatosis characterized by pruritus, erythema, induration, and lichenification.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] 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] Nummular dermatitis is not flexural, and lichenification is rare.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Contact Dermatitis

    Genital ACD can present acutely with erythematous erosions and pruritus or chronically with lichenification.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] to describe a polymorphic pattern of cutaneous inflammation that, in the acute phase, is characterized by erythema and vesiculation and, in the chronic phase, by dryness, lichenification[gpnotebook.co.uk] In cumulative irritant dermatitis hyperkeratosis, lichenification and fissures predominate, leading to pain and itching, but erythema and vesicles may also be present.[eczema.dermis.net]

  • Dermatitis

    Nummular dermatitis is not flexural, and lichenification is rare.[merckmanuals.com] In all cases, continuous scratching and rubbing may eventually lead to thickening of the skin (lichenification). Resources In This Article[merckmanuals.com] Pruritus is the primary symptom; skin lesions range from mild erythema to severe lichenification. Diagnosis is by history and examination.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Lichen Simplex Chronicus

    2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 698.3 Lichenification and lichen simplex chronicus 2015 Billable Thru Sept 30/2015 Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015 ICD-9-CM 698.3 is a billable[icd9data.com] This method of treatment is indicated for patient with widespread lichenification. Lichen Simplex Chronicus Pictures[healthh.com] This constant process leads to lichenification.[symptoma.com]

  • Erythropoietic Protoporphyria

    If skin protection is chronically neglected, rough, thickened, and leathery skin (lichenification) may develop, especially over the knuckles.[merck.com] Chronic UV (ultraviolet) exposure can lead to lichenification, postinflammatory hyperpigmentation, and scarring, particularly over the knuckles and on the nose [ 13, 23 ].[springerlink.com] After repetitive exposure, patients may present with lichenification, hypopigmentation, hyperpigmentation and scarring of the skin.EPP usually first presents in childhood,[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Balanoposthitis

    Common symptoms include: pain, tenderness, and irritation discolored or shiny skin dry skin itching or burning thick, leathery skin (lichenification) unusual discharge tight[healthline.com]

  • Atopy

    Lichenification is commonly seen in childhood dermatitis. In adults the lesions may become more diffuse in nature.[symptoma.com] Berth‐Jones, Eczema, Lichenification, Prurigo and Erythroderma, Rook's Textbook of Dermatology, (1-51), (2010). C. A. Holden and J.[doi.org] […] 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]

  • Kraurosis Vulvae

    In the second stage of the vulva kraurosis observed violation pigmentation, dryness, roughness, inelastic skin and mucosa, whitish appearance on their thin scales (lichenification[medicalformat.com] , and senile and essential atrophies of the vulva . 1958 White lesions of the vulva; discussion of lichenification (lichen chronicus simplex), leukoplakia, Bowen's disease[eurekamag.com] Acitretin was shown to be effective in treating severe LSA of the vulva and in reducing pruritis, burning, atrophy, and secondary features such as erosions, ulcers, edema, and lichenification[healthcentral.com]

  • Prurigo Nodularis

    2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 698.3 Lichenification and lichen simplex chronicus 2015 Billable Thru Sept 30/2015 Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015 ICD-9-CM 698.3 is a billable[icd9data.com] Chronic and repetitive scratching, picking, or rubbing of the nodules may result in permanent changes to the skin, including nodular lichenification, hyperkeratosis, hyperpigmentation[en.wikipedia.org] […] prurigo [ proo-ri go ] any of several itchy skin eruptions in which the characteristic lesion is dome-shaped with a small transient vesicle on top, followed by crusting or lichenification[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Dermatitis Medicamentosa

    Presentation: erythema, edema and occasionally vesicles (early), scale, lichenification (late). Treatment: avoidance of offending substance, supportive care.[derma.co.za] […] dense distribution of small papules without vesicles Dryness without obvious exudation Grayish-white bran-like scales on the surface of the lesions Slight infiltration, lichenification[americandragon.com] —Eczema (Chronic, with Lichenification) XXVIII.—Eczema (Alimentary) XXIX.—Eczema, Infantile XXX.—Eczema of the Scortum XXXI.—Eczema, Vesicular (Acute) XXXII.[elsevier.com]

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