skin disorder

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n skin disorder a disease affecting the skin
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Usage

In literature:

A disorder in which the skin and eyes assume a yellowish tint.
"A Practical Physiology" by Albert F. Blaisdell
It was Selkirk; Selkirk, his hair long and in disorder, his limbs encased in fragments of skins, and half deprived of his reason.
"The Solitary of Juan Fernandez, or The Real Robinson Crusoe" by Joseph Xavier Saintine
She was bareheaded, with hair disordered, her cheeks hollowed, and her skin yellow and bloodless.
"The Lions of the Lord" by Harry Leon Wilson
Skin disorders, rheumatism and a severe kind of influenza were other ailments.
"The Long White Cloud" by William Pember Reeves
Various other disorders of the skin show a similar relationship to menstruation.
"Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 4 (of 6)" by Havelock Ellis
Disorder of the alimentary canal and other mucous surfaces are sometimes reflected upon the skin.
"The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English" by R. V. Pierce
A little skin disorder, Selznik's migraine, and a few cases of psychosis to make a new disease.
"Badge of Infamy" by Lester del Rey
Juglone has been used in dermatology to cure various skin disorders including both bacterial and fungus diseases.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Thirty-Fourth Annual Report 1943" by Various
Eruptions of the skin are very generally the result of disorders of the digestive organs.
"Popular Education" by Ira Mayhew
In fact, in all skin diseases, and in many inflammatory disorders, preparations of the onion have a real value.
"Storyology" by Benjamin Taylor
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In news:

Atopic dermatitis is a highly pruritic chronic inflammatory skin disorder affecting 10—20% of children worldwide.
OSU biomedical researcher says science, not belief, will prove existence of skin disorder Morgellons.
Ted Rosen, MD, Professor of Dermatology at Baylor College of Medicine, offers bite-size pieces of useful clinical information on the "Top 10" skin disorders you see in your daily practice.
Waltz Golf Farm fundraiser to help 5-year-old with skin disorder .
'CHILDREN OF THE MOON' HIDE FROM A DEADLY SUN / Sacramento family adapts to challenge of caring for toddler with rare skin disorder .
Bay Area doctors join fight against a rare genetic skin disorder that afflicts an alarming number of Mayan children in rural Guatemala.
Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia , also known as Rendu-Osler-Weber disease, is a hereditary disorder characterized by telangiectasias of the skin and mucosa, and vascular malformations in multiple organs.
Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia , also known as Rendu-Osler-Weber disease, is a hereditary disorder charac-terized by telangiectasias of the skin and mucosa, and vascular malformations in multiple organs.
He said his "whiteness" was caused by a disorder that destroys pigmentation of the skin called vitiligo.
Easton Friedel was born Aug 23 in Auburn with a rare skin disease known as Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) EB is a rare genetic skin disorder affecting 1 out of 50,000 births.
The steroid that eventually cleared up her debilitating skin disorder left painful cracks and fissures.
Identifying and Understanding Common Skin Disorders.
PsoEasy is an alternative natural line of skin products designed to treat, control, and relieve symptoms such as dryness, redness, and flaking caused by different skin diseases and disorders.
People suffering from the autoimmune skin disorder known as psoriasis may face an increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes, a new study suggests.
Psoriasis is an autoimmune disorder of out-of-control skin cell proliferation.
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In science:

Exponents associated with the narrow component was explained by Altarelli et al [111] as governed by the long-range disorder fixed point [112], on the assumption that the skin layer of Ho contains a number of edge-dislocation dipoles.
Universality of phase transitions of frustrated antiferromagnets
If one assumes the above scenario, the bulk component exhibits a crossover from β = 0.5 (ordinary mean-field) to β ≃ 0.25 (n = 2 chiral), while, according to Ref.111, the skin component exhibits a behavior governed by the long-range disorder fixed point characterized by β = 0.5.
Universality of phase transitions of frustrated antiferromagnets
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