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hydroa

[hahy-droh-uh]
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noun Pathology.
  1. any skin condition characterized by red vesicular areas.
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Origin of hydroa

< New Latin < Greek hídrōia (plural) heat spots (literally, sweat eggs), equivalent to hidr(ṓs) sweat + -ōia, plural of ōión egg; -y- of New Latin < hydr- hydr-1
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hydroa in Medicine

hydroa

(hī-drōə)
n.
  1. A vesicular eruption, especially of the skin.
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