epidermolysis bullosa

(redirected from Butterfly Disease)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical.
Related to Butterfly Disease: epidermolysis bullosa
?Note: This page may contain content that is offensive or inappropriate for some readers.

epidermolysis bullosa

[‚ep·ə·dər′mäl·ə·səs bu̇′lō·sə]
(medicine)
A congenital skin disease characterized by the development of vesicles and bullae upon slight, or even without, trauma.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.