cheilosis

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Related to angular cheilosis: perleche, angular stomatitis
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Noun1.cheilosis - a disorder of the lips marked by scaling and fissures at the corners of the mouth; caused by a deficiency of riboflavin
disorder, upset - a physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning; "the doctor prescribed some medicine for the disorder"; "everyone gets stomach upsets from time to time"
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chei·lo·sis

, chilosis
n. queilosis, manifestación con marcas y fisuras en la comisura de los labios debida a deficiencia de vitamina B2 (riboflavina).
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* PC-3 or Schafer-Brunauer syndrome shows features of PC-1 along with corneal leukokeratosis and angular cheilosis.7
The women presented with marked oral redness and soreness, atrophy of oral mucosa and tongue papillae, and angular cheilosis. Nine patients had dysphonia.