cheilosis


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Related to cheilosis: 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.
Vitamin B deficiency manifestations like cheilosis is the most prevalent of all vitamin deficiencies observed in this study.
Clinical signs for B-complex deficiency included cheilosis, glositis, angular stomatitis, dermatitis, and edema.
8) reported the presence of lymphocele and cheilosis acid in abdomen following sirolimus therapy after renal transplantation and stated that there was no recurrence with a low-fat diet.
Actinic cheilosis is the type in which it affects the lower lip vermilion and is common in white male adults.
Early detection and intervention of disordered eating behaviour can prevent or reduce serious conditions associated with EDs; systemic conditions, like dry scaly skin, constipation, dysphagia, malnutrition, decreased BMR, oesophagitis, including early oral manifestations, such as soft tissue trauma and angular cheilosis and irreversible damage, such as dental erosion and caries (6).
2]) induces sensitivity to light, xerosis localized to periorbital and abdominal regions and cheilosis in addition to seborrhea