lupus pernio

[pûrnē-ō]

n.

Sarcoid lesions that resemble those of frostbite and that involve the ears and hands.

Nearby words

  1. lupus erythematosus cell test,
  2. lupus erythematosus profundus,
  3. lupus hypertrophicus,
  4. lupus miliaris disseminatus faciei,
  5. lupus nephritis,
  6. lupus tumidus,
  7. lupus vulgaris,
  8. lur,
  9. luray,
  10. lurch


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