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lupus erythematosus

noun lupus er·y·the·ma·to·sus \-ˌer-ə-ˌthē-mə-ˈtō-səs\

Definition of LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS

:  a disorder characterized by skin inflammation; especially :  systemic lupus erythematosus
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Origin of LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS

New Latin, literally, erythematous lupus
First Known Use: 1860
Medical Dictionary

lupus erythematosus

noun lupus er·y·the·ma·to·sus \-ˌer-ə-ˌthē-mə-ˈtō-səs\

Medical Definition of LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS

:  a disorder characterized by skin inflammation; especially :  systemic lupus erythematosus

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