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dermatitis exfoliativa infantum

dermatitis exfoliativa infantum in Medicine

dermatitis exfoliativa infantum dermatitis ex·fo·li·a·ti·va in·fan·tum (ěks-fō'lē-ə-tī'və ĭn-fān'təm)
n.
A purulent dermatitis affecting infants, thought to be a result of staphococcal skin infection, marked by the shedding of skin in scales over a broad area of the body. Also called impetigo neonatorum.

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