cutis marmorata

[ mär′mə-rātə ]

n.

A pink marblelike mottling of the skin caused by exposure to cold temperature or associated with various debilitating diseases.

Nearby words

  1. cutireaction,
  2. cutis,
  3. cutis anserina,
  4. cutis hyperelastica,
  5. cutis laxa,
  6. cutis plate,
  7. cutis rhomboidalis nuchae,
  8. cutis vera,
  9. cutis verticis gyrata,
  10. cutisector


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