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[dur-muh-graf-ee-uh] /ˌdɜr məˈgræf i ə/
noun, Medicine/Medical
Also, dermographism
[der-mog-ruh-fiz-uh m] /dərˈmɒg rəˌfɪz əm/ (Show IPA)
Origin of dermographia
1850-55; < New Latin; see dermo-, -graphy
Related forms
dermographic, adjective Unabridged
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  • The skin may exhibit abnormal blushing, dermographia, excessive sweating and irregular macular rashes.
dermographia in Medicine

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

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