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Derm terms

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lilyo's version from 2016-06-03 19:32

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maculeflat lesion with well-circumscribed change in skin color < 1 cm (freckle, labial muscle)
patchmacule > 1 cm (large birthmark)
papuleelevated solid skin lesion < 1 cm (mole/nevus, acne)
plaquepapule > 1 cm, psoriasis
vesiclesmall fluid-containing blister < 1 cm (VZV)
bullalarge fluid-containing blister > 1 cm (bullous pemphigoid)
pustulevesicle containing pus (pustular psoriasis)
whealtransient smooth papule or plaque (hives/urticaria)
scaleflaking off of stratum corneum (eczema, psoriasis, SCC)
crustdry exudate (impetigo)
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