erythema chronicum migrans

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erythema chronicum migrans erythema chron·i·cum mi·grans (krŏn'ĭ-kəm mī'grānz')
n.
A raised erythematous ring on the skin having hard borders and a central clearing, and radiating from the site of an insect bite; it is the characteristic lesion of lyme disease.

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