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 (păp′yo͞ol) also pap·u·la (-yə-lə)
n. pl. pap·ules also pap·u·lae (-yə-lē′)
A small, solid, usually inflammatory elevation of the skin that does not contain pus.

[Latin papula.]

pap′u·lar (-yə-lər) adj.
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Through a few stages, EG usually evolves from a macula or papula which progresses into a hemorrhagic bulla and a black necrotic eschar [1, 2, 5, 6].
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El caso corresponde a un hombre que fue remitido al servicio de dermatologia del Hospital Universitario San Ignacio por referir un cuadro clinico de cinco meses de evolucion que consistia en la presencia de una papula en la punta nasal con reporte de una biopsia extrainstitucional de carcinoma infiltrante mal diferenciado.
The emergence of CoE results from the natural evolution of enterprises and the search for an added value of individual units to boost their competitiveness, said Jan Papula from the Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at the Comenius University in Bratislava.Changes in Slovak SSCIn the past, traditional shared service centres (SSCs), or BSCs were created to reduce transactional costs.
Clinicamente se presenta como una papula o nodulo, solitario o multiple, que se localiza predominantemente en las extremidades, particularmente en las superficies extensoras, aunque pueden aparecer en el tronco, la cara o el cuello.
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The Papula Chronicles and other U-Vistract propaganda such as the International Bank of Meekamui website ( develop an elaborate and ingenious cosmology, drawing heavily on Neo-Pentecostal prosperity theology.