Medical Dictionary

epidermolysis bullosa acquisita


epidermolysis bullosa acquisita

noun epidermolysis bullosa ac·qui·si·ta \-ˌak-wə-ˈsīt-ə\

Definition of EPIDERMOLYSIS BULLOSA ACQUISITA

:  an autoimmune skin disorder similar to epidermolysis bullosa that occurs in adults and is usually associated with another disorder (as Crohn's disease or diabetes)
March 06, 2015
eolian Hear it
Deposited, produced, or eroded by wind
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears