pompholyx


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pompholyx

(ˈpɒmfəlɪks)
n
1. (Medicine) med a type of eczema
2. (Chemistry) chem a form of zinc oxide
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x x Polyarthra vulgaris Carlin PolVul xx xx x x x Polyarthra major Burckhardt PolMaj x x x Polyarthra remata Skorikov x x Pompholyx sulcata Hudson PomSul x x x x x Synchaeta sp.
It sounds like pompholyx, a variant on eczema that commonly affects the hands and feet.
The most abundant species were Polyarthra vulgaris, Pompholyx complanata, Conochilus unicornis (rotifers), Centropyxis aculeata, Arcella vulgaris, Diflugia gramen (testate amoebae), Ceriodaphnia cornuta, Diaphanosoma spinulosum, Moina minuta (cladocerans), Thermocyclops decipiens, T.