lichenoid dermatosis

n.

A chronic skin eruption characterized by hardening and thickening of the skin with the accentuation of normal skin markings.

Nearby words

  1. lichen urticatus,
  2. lichenic acid,
  3. lichenification,
  4. lichenin,
  5. lichenoid,
  6. lichenoid keratosis,
  7. lichenology,
  8. lichenous,
  9. lichfield,
  10. lichi


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