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sclerema

[ skli-ree-muh ]
/ sklɪˈri mə /
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noun Pathology.
sclerosis, or hardening, especially of the skin.
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Origin of sclerema

First recorded in 1855–60; scler- + (ed)ema
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Medical definitions for sclerema

sclerema
[ sklə-rēmə ]

n.
Induration of the subcutaneous fat.
Sclerema neonatorum.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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