calcinosis circumscripta

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calcinosis circumscripta calcinosis cir·cum·scrip·ta (sûr'kəm-skrĭp'tə)
Localized deposits of calcium salts in the skin and subcutaneous tissues, usually surrounded by granulomatous inflammation.

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