chemexfoliation

[kĕm′ĕks-fō′lē-āshən]

n.

A chemosurgical technique designed to remove acne scars or treat chronic skin defects caused by exposure to sunlight.

Nearby words

  1. chelyuskin, cape,
  2. chem-,
  3. chem.,
  4. chem.e.,
  5. chemautotroph,
  6. chemi-,
  7. chemic,
  8. chemical,
  9. chemical abuse,
  10. chemical antidote


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