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Xerosis

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Definition

noun, plural: xeroses

(A medical term for) excessive dryness of tissues, such as skin and mucous membranes


Supplement

Word origin: from Greek xērós (dry) + -osis

Also called:

  • Asteatotic eczema
  • Eczema craquele

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