pachydermia


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pachydermia

(ˌpækɪˈdɜːmɪə)
n
(Pathology) pathol an abnormal thickening of the skin

pachydermia

abnormal thickening of the skin. Cf. pachymenia. — pachydermic, adj.
See also: Skin
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It has also been called scirrhous carcinoma, pachydermia and Acarcine eburnee by various authors.
A benign organic lesion of the larynx includes noninfective and nontraumatic laryngeal disorders; such mass-producing lesions of the larynx involves mainly chronic laryngitis, vocal cord polyp, vocal cord nodule, Rienke's edema, and contact pachydermia.
Stroboscopy revealed pachydermia laryngitis with severe tissue redundancy that prevented vocal fold visualization (figure 1).
Clinical presentation is classified into the complete form (pachydermia, clubbing, and periostosis), the fruste form (prominent pachydermia with minimal skeletal changes), and an incomplete form which has no pachydermia (4).
Treatment of pachydermoperiostosis pachydermia with botulinum toxin type A.
There was thickening of forehead folds with evident pachydermia.
1) It predominantly affects adolescent males and insidiously progresses to disclose typical presentations such as pachydermia, the thickening and coarsening of facial features, the clubbing of digits, hyperhidrosis, edema in the lower legs, arthritis both with and without joint effusion, and periosteal reaction of the long bones.
and Pachydermia laevis, that were rare or absent from the blocks were captured as bycatch during collections of alvinellids (Table 3).
INTRODUCTION: Pachydermoperiostosis (PDP) is a primary hypertrophic osteoarthropathy, characterized by various clinical expressions with the involvement of digital clubbing, pachydermia, seborrhoea, periostosis and arthritis or arthralgia.