cosmesis

noun
cos·me·sis | \käz-ˈmē-səs \
plural cosmeses\-ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of cosmesis 

1 : preservation, restoration, or enhancement of physical appearance café au lait macules themselves require treatment only if cosmesis is requested— D. L. Stulberg et al the improved hip replacement resulted in a quicker recovery and better cosmesis

2 : the outer aesthetic covering (as of silicone) of a limb prosthesis

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