pityriasis

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pityriasis

[‚pid·ə′rī·ə·səs]
(medicine)
A fine, branny desquamation of the skin.
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In PLEVA, focal parakeratosis and crusting is present.
The produce section will increase by about 20 percent in the stores, Pleva said, and the deli, bakery, and meat departments will be restocked.
In Lampf, Justice Scalia argued in concurrence that "absent a congressionally created limitations period state periods govern, or, if they are inconsistent with the purposes of the federal Act, no limitations period exists." Lampf, Pleva, Lipkind, Prupis & Petigrow v.
Some executives, such as Ray Pleva of Ray Cedar, Mich.-based Pleva's Products Inc., spoke of their dreams.
The most radical proposal came from the chair of the London Township Planning Board, Edward Pleva, who suggested that local boundaries, however redrawn, would not create an acceptable division of jurisdiction to properly plan for county development.
The researchers began the work in response to prodding by Michigan butcher Ray Pleva, who had spent 11 years developing a line of cherry-laced meats.
Supreme Court in Lampf, Pleva, Lipkind Prupis & Petigrow v.
Ray Pleva, a butcher in Cedar, Michigan, found this out when he began to experiment with using tart cherries in his ground beef and sausage.
First, prior to the Supreme Court's decision in Lampf, Pleva, Lipkind, Prupis & Petigrow v.