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cosmetic surgery of the abdomen to remove wrinkles and tighten the skin over the stomach abdominoplasty , tummy tuck
abraded area where the skin is torn or worn off abrasion , excoriation , scrape , scratch
abnormal but benign thickening of the prickle-cell layer of the skin (as in psoriasis) acanthosis
skin disease characterized by dark wartlike patches in the body folds; can be benign or malignant acanthosis nigricans , keratosis nigricans
unnatural lack of color in the skin (as from bruising or sickness or emotional distress) achromasia , lividity , lividness , luridness , paleness , pallidness , pallor , wanness
absence of normal pigmentation especially in the skin (as in albinism) or in red blood cells achromia
skin disorder characterized by pimples acne
inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin; characterized by papules or pustules or comedones acne
skin disease of adults (more often women) in which blood vessels of the face enlarge resulting in a flushed appearance acne rosacea , rosacea
skin disorder acne , eczema , psora
skin problem acne , rash , roseola , tinea , wen
overgrowth of skin layers resulting from extended exposure to the sun actinic keratosis
treatment of pain or disease by inserting the tips of needles at specific points on the skin acupuncture , stylostixis
glandular disorder caused by failure of function of the cortex of the adrenal gland and marked by anemia and prostration with brownish skin Addison's disease , Addison's syndrome , hypoadrenalism , hypoadrenocorticism
loose narrow strip of skin near the base of a fingernail; tearing it produces a painful sore that is easily infected agnail , hangnail
pear-shaped tropical fruit with green or blackish skin and rich yellowish pulp enclosing a single large seed aguacate , alligator pear , avocado , avocado pear
congenital absence of pigmentation in the eyes and skin and hair albinism
person with congenital albinism: white hair and milky skin; eyes are usually pink albino
person or animal that lacks coloration in the skin, hair, and eyes albino
white skin and hair, person with albino
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