strawberry mark


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strawberry mark

n.
A raised shiny red nevus or birthmark, occurring usually on the face or scalp and resembling a strawberry.
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strawberry mark

n
(Physiology) a soft raised swelling on the skin, often red, appearing in the weeks after birth. Most will shrink and disappear without treatment. Technical name: haemangioma simplex Also called: strawberry
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straw′berry mark`


n.
a small, reddish, slightly raised birthmark.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.strawberry mark - a soft red birthmark
birthmark, nevus - a blemish on the skin that is formed before birth
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Translations

strawberry mark

nvoglia di fragola
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References in periodicals archive ?
This describes a collection of blood vessels that form a lump under the skin - it's often called a "strawberry mark" as it looks like the surface of that fruit.
These developed into a Haemangioma, more commonly known as a 'Strawberry Mark.'.
A histological and electron microscopical study on strawberry nevus (strawberry mark).