lichenoid dermatosis


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dermatosis

 [der″mah-to´sis] (pl. dermato´ses)
Any noninflammatory disorder of the skin.
lichenoid dermatosis any skin disorder characterized by thickening and hardening of the skin.
precancerous dermatosis any skin condition in which the lesions, such as warts, nevi, or other excrescences, are likely to undergo malignant degeneration.

li·chen·oid der·ma·to·sis

any chronic skin eruption, characterized clinically by induration and thickening of the skin with accentuation of skin markings, and microscopically by a bandlike lymphocytic infiltration of the papillary dermis.

li·chen·oid der·ma·to·sis

(lī'kĕ-noyd dĕr'mă-tō'sis)
Any chronic skin eruption, characterized by induration and thickening of the skin with accentuation of skin markings.