A chronic dermatosis of unknown origin, with erythematous, papular, and scaling lesions appearing in persistent and often enlarging plaques.

Nearby words

  1. poinsettia,
  2. point,
  3. point a,
  4. point after,
  5. point angle,
  6. point b,
  7. point bar,
  8. point barrow,
  9. point charge,
  10. point count

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