dermographia

[dur-muh-graf-ee-uh]
noun Medicine/Medical.
Also, dermographism [der-mog-ruh-fiz-uhm] .


Origin:
1850–55; < Neo-Latin; see dermo-, -graphy

dermographic, adjective
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dermographia der·mo·graph·i·a (dûr'mə-grāf'ē-ə)
n.
See dermatographism.

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The skin may exhibit abnormal blushing, dermographia, excessive sweating and irregular macular rashes.
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