scutulum

noun
scu·​tu·​lum | \ ˈskü-chə-ləm How to pronounce scutulum (audio) \
plural scutula\ -​lə How to pronounce scutula (audio) \

Medical Definition of scutulum

: one of the yellow cup-shaped crusts occurring over hair follicles in favus

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“Scutulum.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/scutulum. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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