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

Origin and Etymology of lupus erythematosus

New Latin, literally, erythematous lupus


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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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