circumscribed myxedema

n.

Nodules and plaques of mucoid edema of the skin, usually in the pretibial region, occurring in some patients with hyperthyroidism.pretibial myxedema

Nearby words

  1. circumradius,
  2. circumrotate,
  3. circumscissile,
  4. circumscribe,
  5. circumscribed,
  6. circumscribed scleroderma,
  7. circumscript,
  8. circumscription,
  9. circumsolar,
  10. circumspect


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