cystic acne

n.

Acne in which the predominant lesions are cysts and deep-seated scars.

Nearby words

  1. cystectomy,
  2. cysteic acid,
  3. cysteine,
  4. cysti-,
  5. cystic,
  6. cystic artery,
  7. cystic disease of breast,
  8. cystic disease of renal medulla,
  9. cystic duct,
  10. cystic fibrosis


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