ichthyosis vulgaris

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ichthyosis vulgaris ichthyosis vul·gar·is (vŭl-gâr'ĭs)
n.
An inherited condition appearing in childhood and characterized by fine scales on the trunk and extremities. Also called ichthyosis simplex.

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