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melasma

(mə-lăzmə)
n.
  1. A patchy or generalized dark pigmentation of the skin.
  2. chloasma
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  • The color is yellowish, or brownish, and may even be blackish (melasma, melanoderma).

    Essentials of Diseases of the Skin

    Henry Weightman Stelwagon