Dermatillomania

Recent articles about Dermatillomania

An Unusual Complication Of Dermatillomania

[ PUBLICATION ] . Dermatillomania or skin picking disorder (sometimes called excoriation disorder, neurotic picking, psychogenic excoriation) is characterized by repetitive skin picking leading to tissue ...
Known for Skin Picking Disorder | Dermatillomania | Repetitive

Prevalence Of Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors In Three Large Medical Colleges...

[ PUBLICATION ] ... (dermatillomania), hair pulling (trichotillomania) and nail biting (onychophagia), lead to harmful physical and psychological sequelae.The objective was to determine the prevalence of ...
Known for Repetitive Behaviors | Skin Picking | Convenience Sampling | Compulsive Disorder

Ein Selbstbeurteilungsinstrument Zur Erfassung Von Dermatillomanie: Reliabilit?t...

[ PUBLICATION ] ... [1], dermatillomania is an important and growing field of research. Despite the high importance currently a huge lack of German assessment instruments exists. Aim of the present study was ...
Known for Skin Picking | German Version | Psychometric Properties | Internal Consistency

The Reconstructive Challenges And Approach To Patients With Excoriation Disorder

[ PUBLICATION ] ... as dermatillomania, acne excoriée, neurotic excoriation, or psychogenic excoriation. First identified in the dermatologic literature in 1920, excoriation disorder involves repetitive ...
Known for Excoriation Disorder | Skin Picking | Injurious Behavior | Dermatillomania

Newly Developed Skin Picking After Methylphenidate Treatment In Attention Deficit...

[ PUBLICATION ] . Dermatillomania is characterized by excessive and repeated skin picking sufficient to damage cutaneous tissue, but with no underlying dermatological disease. The condition appears as an ...
Known for Skin Picking | Hyperactivity Disorder | Attention Deficit | Current Literature

Atomoxetine Induced Skin Picking: A Case Report.

[ PUBLICATION ] ... "dermatillomania" or "psychogenic excoriation," is classified in the "Obsessive Compulsive and Related Disorders" category in Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth ...
Known for Skin Picking | Compulsive Disorder | Psychogenic Excoriation | Attention Deficit

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Dermatillomania Dermatillomania, also known as skin-picking disorder or excoriation disorder, is a relatively common psychological condition characterized by compulsive...