• synonyms

ichthyosis linearis circumscripta

(lĭn′ē-ârĭs sûr′kəm-skrĭptə)
  1. 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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