acne medicamentosa

[ mĕd′ĭ-kə-mən-tōsə ]

n.

Acne caused or exacerbated by several types of drugs, such as antiepileptics, halogens, and steroids.

Nearby words

  1. antianxiety drug,
  2. antiar,
  3. antiarrhythmic,
  4. antiart,
  5. antiarthritic,
  6. antiauxin,
  7. antibacchius,
  8. antibacterial,
  9. antiballistic,
  10. antiballistic missile


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