Dictionary.com

folliculitis decalvans

[ dē-călvănz′ ]
Save This Word!

n.

A papular or pustular inflammation of the hair follicles of the scalp, resulting in scarring and local loss of hair.

QUIZZES

THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?

Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.

Example sentences from the Web for folliculitis decalvans

Tired of Typos? Get Help Now!