Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Glossary

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Glossary - L

lichenoid dermatitis

Definition:

  • lichenoid dermatitis - form of neurodermatitis; characterized by intense itching (pruritus) with exudative, weeping patches on the skin scattered irregularly over most of the body, many of which are of the eczematous type and undergo lichenification

 

| leg cramps | leukoderma | leukorrhea | libido decreased | lichenoid dermatitis | lung edema | lymphocytic |

 

Multiple Sclerosis

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