noun. dermatitis in which localized areas (especially the forearms or back of the neck or outer part of the ankle) itch persistently; cause is unknown.
Example sentences of the word neurodermatitis
1. Noun, singular or mass
A new person in the house or moving to a new place might trigger neurodermatitis.
2. Verb, base form
Itching and scratching long-term may also lead to neurodermatitis, a condition in which the skin becomes leathery and thick due to frequent scratching, according to MayoClinic.com.