Definition of Eczematous

1. a. Pertaining to eczema; having the characteristic of eczema.

Definition of Eczematous

1. Adjective. Of, pertaining to or afflicted with eczema ¹

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Definition of Eczematous

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Eczematous

1. Pertaining to eczema; having the characteristic of eczema. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Eczematous

eczema parasiticum
eczema pustulosum
eczema rubrum
eczema squamosum
eczema tyloticum
eczema vaccinatum
eczema verrucosum
eczema vesiculosum
eczematoid seborrhoea
eczematous (current term)
edaphic community

Literary usage of Eczematous

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1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1859)
"... and eczematous eruptions of the anus and genitals, which are so often such a source of annoyance to both the patient and the practitioner, ..."

2. On diseases of the skin: A System of Cutaneous Medicine by Erasmus Wilson (1868)
"... eczematous AFFECTIONS. The agents of the constitutional treatment of this disease, our ren dies, belong chiefly to the class of ..."

3. A Practical treatise on the diseases of children by John Forsyth Meigs, William Pepper (1870)
"eczematous AFFECTIONS. with toasted rye or wheat flour, which are often very ... ARTICLE I. eczematous AFFECTIONS. As already stated in our introductory ..."

4. A System of surgery: theoretical and practical v.5 by Timothy Holmes (1870)
"eczematous ulcers merit distinction from the preceding, although like them in many characters, especially in their most frequent seat, their usual shape and ..."

5. A Practical treatise on the diseases of infancy and childhood by Thomas Hawkes Tanner, Alfred Meadows (1879)
"eczematous ASTHMA. and the sitting or kneeling position, ... In this case, our object should be to gradually overcome the eczematous condition, by cod-liver ..."

6. The Principles and Practice of Veterinary Surgery by William Williams (1882)
"eczematous INFLAMMATIONS. THE majority of skin diseases, particularly in the horse, are due to the expression of some form of eczema; indeed, ..."

7. Transactions of the American Pediatric Society by American Pediatric Society (1894)
"RAPID ABSORPTION OF CARBOLIC ACID BY AN eczematous SKIN (Case). ... In December last an eczematous eruption appeared upon the scalp and rapidly extended ..."

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