ichthyosis linearis circumscripta

[lĭn′ē-ârĭs sûr′kəm-skrĭptə]

n.

An inherited skin disorder present at birth or appearing in infancy, characterized by redness and scaling that moves from place to place about the body and shows a peripheral double-edged scale.

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