from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A skin disease, especially one that is not accompanied by inflammation.
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- n. generic term for disease of the skin.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state or condition of having a bony integument, or osseous exoskeleton, as exemplified by a sturgeon, turtle, or armadillo.
- n. In pathology, any disease of the skin.
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- n. disorder involving lesions or eruptions of the skin (in which there is usually no inflammation)
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These genetic bumps, called dermatosis papulosis nigrans, are benign and show up under the eyes and upper cheeks and sometimes over the nose.
However, Selim believes that the spots were more likely caused by the mummification process than dermatosis.
Dried, powdered bark is used against leprosy, orchitis, rheumatism, dermatosis and fever and to heal wounds, while the leaves are used to treat head, eye, ear and tooth troubles, or as a bath for the treatment of migraine and vertigo.
- Consider the nutritional status and the general health of the family, particularly for infectious dermatosis.
Leprosy may in some instances resemble a chronic dermatosis such as eczema or pityriasis versicolor.
Acute dermatosis due to resurgence of the varicella-zoster virus, which also causes chickenpox.
Sweet's syndrome - A comprehensive review of an acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis.
Sweet's syndrome - also known as acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis - is a skin condition marked by fever and painful skin lesions that appear mainly on your arms, face and neck.
The Swiss doctors also call it laptop-induced dermatosis, and the effects could go as far as permanent darkening of the skin.
Galderma's expertise covers a broad spectrum of skin, hair and nail diseases, with a focus on acne, rosacea, psoriasis and steroid-responsive dermatosis, onychomycosis, pigmentary disorders, skin cancers and medical solutions for skin senescence.