papulonecrotic tuberculid

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papulonecrotic tuberculid pap·u·lo·ne·crot·ic tuberculid (pāp'yə-lō-nə-krŏt'ĭk, -ně-)
n.
A skin condition occurring in individuals with a deep focus of tuberculosis or a history of such infection and characterized by dusky-red papules primarily on the extremities that become crusty and ulcerated.

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