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Definition of KB

KB: 1. The skin disease Keratodermia blennorrhagicum. 2. Kilobase of DNA. The preferred abbreviation for kilobase is kb in lower case letters....

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Definition of Macular (skin)

Macular (skin): Adjective referring to macules which are circumscribed changes in the color of skin that are neither raised (elevated) nor depressed. Macules are never large. They are little spots or blemishes in the skin. They are entirely...

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Definition of Skin graft, pedicle

Skin graft, pedicle: A graft technique in which a piece of skin from a nearby area remains attached at one of its corners, while the main part of the piece is reattached over the area that needs to be covered....

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Definition of Skin graft, pinch

Skin graft, pinch: A graft technique in which very small squares of skin are attached to the area that needs to be covered, in hopes that they will start to grow and cover the area....

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Definition of Skin graft, splitthickness

Skin graft, split-thickness: A graft technique in which sheets of skin containing the epidermis and part of the dermis are used. This graft might be used when only portions of the skin have been injured, such as after a scraping injury....

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Skin tag definition

Skin tag: A small tag of skin that may be squat (sessile) or on a stalk (a peduncle). Skin tags commonly occur on the eyelids, neck, armpits, upper chest, and groin. This tiny benign tumor of the skin usually causes no symptoms unless it is...

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