hydroa

hydroa

[hahy-droh-uh]
noun Pathology.
any skin condition characterized by red vesicular areas.

Origin:
< Neo-Latin < Greek hídrōia (plural) heat spots (literally, sweat eggs), equivalent to hidr(ṓs) sweat + -ōia, plural of ōión egg; -y- of Neo-Latin < hydr- hydr-1

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hydroa hy·dro·a (hī-drō'ə)
n.
A vesicular eruption, especially of the skin.

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