exfoliative dermatitis

n.

Widespread dermatitis characterized by scaling and shedding of the skin and usually accompanied by redness.pityriasis rubra

Nearby words

  1. exfoliant,
  2. exfoliate,
  3. exfoliation,
  4. exfoliative,
  5. exfoliative cytology,
  6. exfoliative gastritis,
  7. exhalant,
  8. exhalation,
  9. exhale,
  10. exhaust


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