dermatosis

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dermatosis

[‚dər·mə′tō·səs]
(medicine)
Any skin disease.
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The study examined 40 patients with dermatosis papulosa nigra who were of skin types IV-VI on the Fitzpatrick scale, the field standard for dermatological research in human skin pigmentation.
Skin of color, for example, has mild wrinkling, volume loss (especially to the lower face), dyschromias, textural changes and dermatosis papulosa nigra (blacks) and seborrheic keratoses (east Asians).
Because of his unique position--specializing in skin conditions particular to persons of color, such as keloids, pseudofolliculitis barbae (razor bumps), dermatosis papulosa nigra, and vitiligo--Crutchfield is able to leverage his expertise into business success.