Fordyce's disease


For·​dyce's disease ˈfȯr-ˌdīs-əz- How to pronounce Fordyce's disease (audio)
variants also Fordyce disease
: a common anomaly of the oral mucosa in which misplaced sebaceous glands form yellowish white nodules on the lips or the lining of the mouth

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“Fordyce's disease.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 May. 2024.

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