melanodermatitis

melanodermatitis

 [mel″ah-no-der″mah-ti´tis]
dermatitis with a deposit of melanin in the skin.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

mel·a·no·der·ma·ti·tis

(mel'ă-nō-der'mă-tī'tis),
Excessive deposit of melanin in an area of dermatitis.
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mel·a·no·der·ma·ti·tis

(mel'ă-nō-dĕr'mă-tī'tis)
Excessive deposit of melanin in an area of dermatitis.
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Toxic melanodermatitis was seen in 14(10.85%) patients.
* This modality was tried on only selected hyperpigmentary conditions freckles (6 patients), three patients of toxic melanodermatitis and one patient of post- inflammatory hyperpigmentation and one patient of lentigens.
Foruteen cases (10.85%) of toxic melanodermatitis underwent treatment of their hyperpigmentary condition along with overall improvement of their complexion.
Tar melanosis has also been called occupational melanosis, melanodermatitis xerotica or toxic melanodermatitis.
Lichen planus subtropicus is a photodistributed variant of lichen planus that goes by a number of names: summertime actinic lichenoid eruption; lichen planus actinicus; lichenoid melanodermatitis; and lichen Planus atropicus annularis.