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acrodermatitis chronica atrophicans


acrodermatitis chronica atrophicans

noun acrodermatitis chron·i·ca atroph·i·cans \-ˌkrän-i-kə-a-ˈträf-i-ˌkanz\

Definition of ACRODERMATITIS CHRONICA ATROPHICANS

:  a skin condition of the extremities that is a late manifestation of Lyme disease especially when untreated and is characterized by erythematous and edematous lesions which tend to become atrophic giving the skin the appearance of wrinkled tissue paper
March 05, 2015
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