phrynoderma

noun
phry·no·der·ma | \ ˌfrī-nə-ˈdər-mə \

Medical Definition of phrynoderma 

: a rough dry skin eruption marked by keratosis and usually associated with vitamin A deficiency

called also toad skin

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