folliculitis ulerythematosa reticulata

[ yōō-lĕr′ə-thē′mə-tōsə rĭ-tĭk′yə-lātə, -thĕm′ə- ]

n.

An eruptive folliculitis usually occurring on the cheeks, in which atrophy of the skin creates a network of pitted scars.

Nearby words

  1. folliculin,
  2. folliculitis,
  3. folliculitis barbae,
  4. folliculitis decalvans,
  5. folliculitis keloidalis,
  6. folliculoma,
  7. folliculosis,
  8. folliculus,
  9. follies,
  10. follis


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