Which psychiatric disorders are associated with excoriation (skin-picking) disorder?

Updated: Jul 10, 2018
  • Author: Roxanne Graham, MD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Patients can have a psychiatric history that includes a comorbid mental disorder. Most patients with excoriation disorder do not have any particular psychopathology; however, psychiatric diagnoses to be considered include the following:


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