Liquen simple y crónico de la espalda
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El liquen simple crónico, también conocido como neurodermatitis, comienza como un prurito leve que induce al paciente a rascarse, generando una mayor irritación que provoca más rascado. Finalmente, la superficie cutánea se engrosa, se vuelve excoriada y rugosa y puede hasta desarrollar un aumento en la pigmentación (hiperpigmentación).
- Last Reviewed on 11/20/2012
- Kevin Berman, MD, PhD, Atlanta Center for Dermatologic Disease, Atlanta, GA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.
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