Besnier prurigo

Bes·nier pru·ri·go

European term for prurigo, possibly atopic.
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Bes·nier pru·ri·go

(bā-nyā' prū-rī'gō)
European term for prurigo, possibly atopic.
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Ernest, French dermatologist, 1831-1909.
Besnier-Boeck disease - systemic granulomatous disease of unknown cause which involves lungs with resulting fibrosis; also involving lymph nodes, skin, liver, spleen, eyes, phalangeal bones, and parotid glands. Synonym(s): Besnier-Boeck-Schaumann disease; Besnier-Boeck-Schaumann syndrome; Boeck disease; Boeck sarcoid; sarcoidosis; Schaumann syndrome
Besnier-Boeck-Schaumann disease - Synonym(s): Besnier-Boeck disease
Besnier-Boeck-Schaumann syndrome - Synonym(s): Besnier-Boeck disease
Besnier prurigo - an atopic form which may be associated with asthma, hay fever, or other allergic conditions.
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