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Redness of the skin caused by dilatation and congestion of the capillaries, often a sign of inflammation or infection.

[Greek eruthēma, from eruthainein, to redden, be red, from eruthros, red; see reudh- in Indo-European roots.]

er′y·them′a·tous (-thĕm′ə-təs, -thē′mə-), er′y·the·mat′ic (-măt′ĭk), er′y·the′mic adj.


(Pathology) having the characteristics of erythema
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About 55% of patients experienced mild bruising and raised erythemic regions at the treatment sites, which typically lasted 10 days.
and otitis 1 Scales and crusts on pruritus ventral abdomen and lateral thighs, few alopecic areas, dry and malodorous hair coat 2 Scales, dry hair coat, pruritus easily epilated hairs + otitis and ear erythrema 3 Scales, malodorous otitis skin, dry hair coat and erythrema on ears 4 Severe follicular pruritus plugging scales on ventral abdomen, crust under inner aspect of thigh, dry hair coat and local alopecia 5 Scales, dry hair coat pruritus and few erythemic spot on ventral abdomen Table II: Hemato-biochemical parameters before and after Vitamin A treatment Parameters Control (n = 6) Hb (g/dl) 11.