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Meaning of PRURIGO

Pronunciation:  prû'rIgow

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  chronic inflammatory disease of the skin characterized by blister capped papules and intense itching
 

PRURIGO is a 7 letter word that starts with P.

 

 See Also: disease of the skin, skin condition, skin disease, skin disorder, skin problem

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pru*ri"go\, n. [L., an itching, the itch, fr. prurire
to itch.] (Med.)
A papular disease of the skin, of which intense itching is
the chief symptom, the eruption scarcely differing from the
healthy cuticle in color.

 

 

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