Origin of ichthyosis
Examples from the Web for ichthyosis
Historical Examples of ichthyosis
In ichthyosis, lepra, psoriasis, and some other scaly skin diseases.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II
So are the elbows and the knees; and similar portions of the thighs and the arms may be found affected with ichthyosis.On the Genesis of Species
St. George Mivart
Ichthyosis simplex and ichthyosis hystrix, terms commonly employed to designate the mild and severe forms respectively.
How is ichthyosis to be distinguished from eczema, psoriasis, and other scaly inflammatory diseases?
In severe cases of ichthyosis hystrix it may be necessary, also, to employ caustics or the knife.
1815, Modern Latin, from Greek ikhthys "fish" + -osis.