erythrosis


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erythrosis

[ə′rith·rə·səs]
(medicine)
Overproliferation of erythropoietic tissue, as found in polycythemia.
The unusual red skin color of individuals with polycythemia.
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They were also investigated for thepresence of erythrosis interfollicularis colli and current skin cancer.
The relative risk of cancer development was calculated for lesional skin of cutis rhomboidalis and erythrosis interfollicularis colli.
Erythrosis interfollicularis colli was not observed in five patients with Fitzpatrick skin type I, but it was observed in 11 of 45 patients with Fitzpatrick skin type II or III.
The area affected by cutis rhomboidalis nuchae presented erythrosis interfollicularis colli to a milder degree (Fig.
Yellow light at 590nm improves lymphatic functions and reduces capillary bed congestion that may cause erythrosis or erythema.