a.1.Having the skin adhering closely and rigidly to the flesh; hidebound.
Skinbound disease
(Med.) See Sclerema neonatorum, under Sclerema.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The first clinical description of SN was given by Underwood in early 18th century when he described it as "skinbound" [7].