colloid acne

n.

Colloid degeneration of the elastic tissue of the dermis due to repeated exposure to sunlight over a period of many years.actinic elastosis elastosis colloidalis conglomerata

Nearby words

  1. collodion,
  2. collodion baby,
  3. collodion process,
  4. collogue,
  5. colloid,
  6. colloid bath,
  7. colloid carcinoma,
  8. colloid chemistry,
  9. colloid degeneration,
  10. colloid goiter


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