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Excoriations

Excoriation

1. The act of excoriating or flaying, or state of being excoriated, or stripped of the skin; abrasion.

2. Stripping of possession; spoliation. A pitiful excoriation of the poorer sort. (Howell)

Origin: cf. F. Excoriation.


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not well read is he?

... The former may initially appear as “urticarial-like”, or as “pimple-like” with or without a white center. The latter appear as linear or “picking” excoriations. Even when not self-generated, lesions often progress to open wounds that heal abnormally and usually incompletely. (e.g., heal very slowly ...

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by Sabrina
Thu Jan 11, 2007 10:23 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... The former may initially appear as “urticarial-like”, or as “pimple-like” with or without a white center. The latter appear as linear or “picking” excoriations. Even when not self-generated, lesions often progress to open wounds that heal abnormally and usually incompletely. (e.g., heal very slowly ...

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by J Jill
Mon Jan 08, 2007 1:42 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... is the skin. Patients report itching, stinging, and biting sensations. Most report a ‘skin crawling’ sensation. Patients usually have severe excoriations from continued scratching. Many have large open sores. As a pediatrician, scabies would be high on my differential diagnosis list, but ...

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by RANDY
Sat Nov 18, 2006 7:28 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... (2) primary psychiatric disorders in which there is no real skin condition, but everything seen is selfinduced, e.g. trichotillomania, neurotic excoriations, factitial dermatitis, (3) cutaneous sensory disorders, in which the patient has various abnormal sensations of the skin with no primary ...

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by Skytroll
Sun Sep 10, 2006 7:16 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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just saying it like it is

... of people were diagnosed at first with scabies or lice----then what happened when those treatments failed?---delusional parasitosis--psycho-neuro excoriations--stress--etc. Look at the symptoms of DOP, then look at the physical symptoms listed on the morgellons site. Then go to the NPA study--(a ...

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by Michelle
Mon Oct 24, 2005 5:47 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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