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bowenoid papulosis

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noun bow·en·oid papulosis \ˈbō-ə-ˌnȯid-\

Medical Definition of bowenoid papulosis

  1. :  a condition that is usually associated with a genetic variant of the human papillomavirus and is characterized by pigmented papules in the anogenital area which are histologically similar to those of Bowen's disease but usually follow a benign course



Biographical Note for bowenoid papulosis

J. T. Bowen —see bowen's disease


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