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sclerema

[skli-ree-muh]
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noun Pathology.
  1. sclerosis, or hardening, especially of the skin.
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Origin of sclerema

First recorded in 1855–60; scler- + (ed)ema
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sclerema in Medicine

sclerema

(sklə-rēmə)
n.
  1. Induration of the subcutaneous fat.
  2. Sclerema neonatorum.
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