neurodermatitis

noun
dermatitis in which localized areas (especially the forearms or back of the neck or outer part of the ankle) itch persistently; cause is unknown
Hypernyms: ↑dermatitis

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Etymology: New Latin, from neur- + dermatitis
: a chronic allergic disorder of the skin characterized by patches of an itching lichenoid eruption and occurring especially in persons of nervous and emotional instability

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