How do extreme temperatures, humidity, and stress affect the treatment of lichen simplex chronicus?

Updated: Feb 15, 2019
  • Author: Jason Schoenfeld, MD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Extremes of temperature and/or humidity, psychic stress, and exposure of previously affected or predisposed areas to cutaneous irritants and allergens provoke relapse.


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