dermatosis

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der·ma·to·sis

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

dermatosis

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

der•ma•to•sis

(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
Translations

dermatosis

nHautkrankheit f, → Dermatose f (spec)

der·ma·top·a·thy

, dermatosis
n. dermatopatía, dermatosis, cualquier enfermedad de la piel.
References in periodicals archive ?
2) Furthermore, SK is thought to be more prevalent in Caucasians, but a variant form known as dermatosis papulosa nigra can affect people with Fitzpatrick skin type VI (Table l).
The most common benign skin tumour seen was Cherry angiomas (102, 51%) followed by seborrheic keratosis in 84 cases (42%), Dermatosis papulosa nigra in 67 cases (33.
Effectiveness of the pulse dye laser treatment in a Caucasian woman with dermatosis papulosa nigra.