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scaly leg

noun

Medical Definition of scaly leg

  1. :  a disease of poultry that is transmitted by a mite of the genus Knemidokoptes (K. mutans) and that produces an abnormal rough hard scaliness on the featherless parts of the legs



Variants of scaly leg

also

scaly legs


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