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aplasia cutis congenita in Medicine

aplasia cutis congenita

(kyōōtĭs kən-jĕnĭ-tə)
  1. The congenital absence or deficiency of a localized area of skin, usually on the scalp, with the base of the defect covered by a thin translucent membrane.
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