Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of dermatitis | Another word for dermatitis | What is dermatitis?

Definition 1: inflammation of the skin; skin becomes itchy and may develop blisters - [noun denoting state]

(dermatitis is a kind of ...) generic term for inflammatory conditions of the skin; particularly with vesiculation in the acute stages

(... is a kind of dermatitis ) dermatitis caused exposure to sunlight

(... is a kind of dermatitis ) a sensitization reaction to repeated invasion of the skin by cercariae of schistosomes

(... is a kind of dermatitis ) dermatitis in which localized areas (especially the forearms or back of the neck or outer part of the ankle) itch persistently; cause is unknown

(... is a kind of dermatitis ) a severe dermatitis of herbivorous domestic animals attributable to photosensitivity from eating Saint John's wort

(... is a kind of dermatitis ) dermatitis of the thighs and buttocks of infants; supposedly caused by ammonia in the urine in the child's diapers

(... is a kind of dermatitis ) a dermatitis of the scalp that is common in infants

(... is a kind of dermatitis ) a delayed type of allergic reaction of the skin resulting from skin contact with a specific allergen (such as poison ivy)

(... is a kind of dermatitis ) a severe form of dermatitis characterized by atopy

(... is a kind of dermatitis ) a chronic skin disease associated with seborrhea and greasy scales on the scalp or eyelids or other parts of the skin

More words

Another word for dermaptera

Another word for dermal

Another word for dermacentor variabilis

Another word for dermacentor

Another word for dermabrasion

Another word for dermatobia

Another word for dermatobia hominis

Another word for dermatoglyphic

Another word for dermatoglyphics

Another word for dermatologic


Other word for dermatologic

dermatologic meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce dermatologic