a condition in which light-brown spots occur on the skin, caused by exposure to sun, dyspepsia, or certain specific diseases.
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How to use chloasma in a sentence
What cases of chloasma are included in the idiopathic group?
What cases of chloasma are included in the symptomatic group?
It is not to be confounded with vitiligo, chloasma, or the macular syphiloderm.
chloasma appears either in ill-defined patches, as is commonly the case, or as a diffuse discoloration.
Into what two general classes may the various examples of chloasma be grouped?
British Dictionary definitions for chloasma
med the appearance on a person's skin, esp of the face, of patches of darker colour: associated with hormonal changes caused by liver disease or the use of oral contraceptives
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