spongiosis

noun
spon·​gi·​o·​sis | \ ˌspən-jē-ˈō-səs How to pronounce spongiosis (audio) , ˌspän- How to pronounce spongiosis (audio) \

Medical Definition of spongiosis

: swelling localized in the epidermis and often occurring in eczema

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“Spongiosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/spongiosis. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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