pityriasis

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pityriasis

[‚pid·ə′rī·ə·səs]
(medicine)
A fine, branny desquamation of the skin.
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PLEVA tedavisinde ilk secenekler arasinda yer almasi yani sira ureyen enfeksiyon ajanlarindan her ikisinin de duyarli olmasi nedeniyle hastaya bir ay sureyle eritromisin verilmis, tedavinin ucuncu haftasinda tam silinme gorulmustur.
PLEVA and PL chronica (PLC) are generally considered to be the two ends of this spectral disease.
sup][3],[4] To the best of our knowledge, this is the first reported case of co-occurrence of PLEVA and psoriasis.