xanthelasma

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xanthelasma

[‚zan·thə′laz·mə]
(medicine)
Raised yellow plaques occurring around the eyelids, resulting from lipid-filled cells in the dermis.
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Ultrapulse carbon dioxide laser ablation of xanthelasma palpebrarum: A case series.
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A statistically significant association of xanthelasma palpebrarum with dyslipidaemia was obtained in our study (p value less than 0.001) (table 4).