acne rosacea


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acne rosacea

n.

ro•sa•ce•a

(roʊˈzeɪ ʃi ə)

n.
chronic acne affecting the nose, forehead, and cheeks, characterized by red pustular lesions. Also called acne rosacea.
[1825–35; < New Latin (acnē) rosācea rose-colored]
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Noun1.acne rosacea - a skin disease of adults (more often women) in which blood vessels of the face enlarge resulting in a flushed appearanceacne rosacea - a skin disease of adults (more often women) in which blood vessels of the face enlarge resulting in a flushed appearance
acne - an inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin; characterized by papules or pustules or comedones
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