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n. pl. der·ma·to·ses (-sēz)
A skin disease, especially one that is not accompanied by inflammation.


n, pl -toses (-ˈtəʊsiːz)
(Pathology) any skin disease


(ˌdɜr məˈtoʊ sɪs)

n., pl. -to•ses (-ˈtoʊ siz)
any disease of the skin.
[1865–70; < Greek dermat-, s. of dérma skin + -osis]
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


nHautkrankheit f, → Dermatose f (spec)


, dermatosis
n. dermatopatía, dermatosis, cualquier enfermedad de la piel.
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Other neutrophilic dermatoses have also been reported with increased frequency in patients with SLE.
5] The histopathologic finding of this vasculitis is a distinctive feature of EED from other neutrophilic dermatoses.
Dermatoses affecting the skin exhibit various morphologies such as annular, arcuate, discoid, polycyclic, reticulate, target, confluent, guttate, stellate, digitate, linear, whorled, etc.
Dermatoses ocupacionais sao alteracoes de mucosas, pele e seus anexos geradas, condicionadas, mantidas ou agravadas por agentes presentes na atividade profissional ou no ambiente de trabalho.
After chapters on the characteristics of cells at low power and close-up view, terminology, special stains, and immunohistochemistry, the book presents pattern analysis of the most common dermatologic disorders: inflammatory dermatoses, non-inflammatory dermatoses, and skin tumors.
1) A common challenge for practitioners is distinguishing CARP from similar dermatoses, particularly AN.
The most recent classification of these dermatoses of pregnancy proposed by Ambros-Rudolph, Mullegger, Vaughan-Jones, Kerl, and Black (2006) includes the following diseases:
Cutaneous manifestations can be grouped into three broad categories: physiological cutaneous changes related to pregnancy; diseases modified by pregnancy and specific dermatoses of pregnancy.
Thankfully, most of the patients complaining of pruritus have visible dermatoses," he said at the annual meeting of the Pacific Dermatologic Association.
Alevicyn SG's unique formulation is designed to help patients suffering from the effects of various inflammatory dermatoses and our Microcyn Technology has proven itself successful in both clinical studies and in daily clinical use for the resolution of various skin dermatoses, including relief of pain and itch associated with those skin afflictions.
According to the company, Journey Medical looks to develop a portfolio of dermatological assets focused on acne, steroid responsive dermatoses, pigmentation and antifungals.
Skin findings of Sweet syndrome should be differentiated from the other neutrophilic dermatoses (erythema multiforme, erythema nodosum, pyoderma gangrenozum, leukocytoclastic vasculitis and infections) (8, 19).