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n. pl. der·ma·to·ses (-sēz)
A skin disease, especially one that is not accompanied by inflammation.
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n, pl -toses (-ˈtəʊsiːz)
(Pathology) any skin disease
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(ˌdɜr məˈtoʊ sɪs)

n., pl. -to•ses (-ˈtoʊ siz)
any disease of the skin.
[1865–70; < Greek dermat-, s. of dérma skin + -osis]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dermatosis - disorder involving lesions or eruptions of the skin (in which there is usually no inflammation)
disease of the skin, skin disease, skin disorder - a disease affecting the skin
pityriasis - any of several skin disorders characterized by shedding dry flakes of skin
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nHautkrankheit f, → Dermatose f (spec)
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, dermatosis
n. dermatopatía, dermatosis, cualquier enfermedad de la piel.
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The structured questionnaire was prepared carefully to gather data for every aspect of the study such as socio-demographic details, hygiene habits and the presence of skin dermatoses in the children.
Wandering through the autoimmune dermatoses: pemhpigus complex.
Dermatosis neglecta: a series of case reports and review of other dirty-appearing dermatoses. Dermatol Online J.
Skin-health company Almirall SA (ALM) disclosed on Friday the completion of the acquisition of four available therapies for acne and dermatoses as well as an investigational compound currently under US FDA review for a cash consideration of USD550m from Allergan's Medical Dermatology unit in the US.
Pyoderma gangrenosum and acute febrile neutrophilic dermatoses, the latter also known under the eponym of Sweet's syndrome, are severe dermatoses of unknown origin often associated with IBD (6).
Other neutrophilic dermatoses have also been reported with increased frequency in patients with SLE.
Irradiated areas are believed to be more prone to the onset of secondary dermatoses, known as an isoradiotopic response [2].
Perforating dermatoses are a diverse group of diseases, where there is transepidermal elimination of material from the dermis.
[5] The histopathologic finding of this vasculitis is a distinctive feature of EED from other neutrophilic dermatoses. [1] Patients usually have multiple, symmetrical, sensitive and violet-colored papules, plaques, and nodules localized around the finger, hand, knee, and elbow joints.