127 Possible Causes for Lichenification of Trunk

  • Atopic Dermatitis

    Infants old enough to crawl may have patches of inflamed skin on the neck and trunk as well.[encyclopedia.com] Look for evidence of thickening of the skin from itching or rubbing (called lichenification ).[kidshealth.org] Lichenification Results from repeated scratching.[patient.info]

  • Erythropoietic Protoporphyria
  • Drug-induced Fever

    If chronic, lichenification and thickening of the skin ensue.[clevelandclinicmeded.com] They are often bilateral and symmetrical in distribution and typically begin on the trunk or on pressure areas of bedridden patients.[clevelandclinicmeded.com] Erythema Multiforme and Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Erythema multiforme is a hypersensitivity reaction characterized by macules, papules, and vesicles on the extremities and trunk[clevelandclinicmeded.com]

  • Lichen Simplex Chronicus

    It involves easily reached sites, most commonly the legs, arms, neck, upper trunk, and anal region.[merckmanuals.com] Skin that tends toward eczematous conditions (eg, atopic dermatitis ) is more prone to lichenification.[merckmanuals.com] Itchy, dry, scaling, hyperpigmented, lichenified plaques occur in irregular, oval, or angular shapes on the legs, arms, neck, and upper trunk and sometimes the anogenital[merckmanuals.com]

  • Arsenical Keratosis

    […] with rough surface and dark red base Oher types such as senile plaque and lichenification Figure 1, symptoms of arsenical keratosis Diagnostic considerations Long history[waitall.com] […] keratosis is the typical symptom of arsenical keratosis Verruciform keratosis looks like common warts Cutaneous horn keratosis Actinic keratosis pimple mainly occurs in trunk[waitall.com] […] of exposure to arsenic or ingestion of arsenic Arsenical melanosis that occurs in trunk and limbs with diffuse brown patches with or without white spots, especially umbilical[waitall.com]

  • Otitis Externa

    The scalp, face, ears, or trunk may be involved.[ghorayeb.com] They may be pink or orange in color and demonstrate thickening of the plaques and lichenification if chronic.[ghorayeb.com]

  • Epidermolysis Bullosa Pruriginosa

    It is characterized by extremely pruritic, lichenified or nodular lesions predominantly over legs, milia formation and albopapuloid lesions on the trunk.[e-ijd.org] The rarity of intact blisters, prominent nature of some of the scars and the marked lichenification with severe pruritus lead to a confusion with commoner disorders, like[e-ijd.org] The rarity of intact blisters, prominent nature of some of the scars, and the marked lichenification with severe pruritus shows overlap with these commoner non-EB related[e-ijd.org]

  • Porphyria

    […] recover Muscular weakness and pain (proximal myopathy of arms is common) Can progress to tetraplegia Respiratory – bulbar paralysis and death Mild sensory neuropathy (bathing trunk[arupconsult.com] , pigmentation, and premature aging Clinically indistinguishable from EPP Photosensitivity Vesicles and bullae sparse Severe scarring is rare Chronic changes include lichenification[arupconsult.com] […] in sun-exposed areas Petechiae and vesicles eventually develop – purpura rarely develops Chronic changes include “velvet knuckles” (marked by thick hyperkeratotic skin), lichenification[arupconsult.com]

  • Uremic Pruritus

    The surfaces of the limbs are more commonly affected but the trunk and face may be involved.[prezi.com] […] fatigue and depression Patients often report increased pruritus with heat Some patients report exacerbation of pruritus during hemodialysis sessions • Excoriation Marks, Lichenification[prezi.com] Uremic frost Uremic frost is commonly found in the beard or on other parts of the face, neck, and trunk as fine white-to-yellow crystals that dissolve readily when challenged[prezi.com]

  • Netherton Syndrome

    In between the episodes, few scaly plaques are present over trunk and extremities which resolve spontaneously in few days.[ijhas.in] Lichenification of flexures was present with hyperkeratotic plaques in the neck [Figure 3] .[e-ijd.org] Flexural lichenification was not evident.[idoj.in]

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