Eczematization | definition of eczematization by Medical dictionary
1. Formation of an eruption resembling eczema.
2. Occurrence of eczema secondary to a preexisting dermatosis.
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50) Excoriated or crusted papules are seen over the extensors of extremities and abdomen and are associated with some eczematization
It can also be given safely in patients of scabies with secondary eczematization
, erosions or ulcers where topical therapies such as permethrin, lindane and benzyl benzoate can cause serious cutaneous and systemic side effects in addition to the problem of compliance.
2) Nonspecific secondary lesions occur commonly as a result of scratching and secondary infection and include self-inflicted excoriations, eczematization
, lichenification, and impetigo.