Definition of Skin disorder
1. Noun. A disease affecting the skin.
Generic synonyms: Disease
Specialized synonyms: Acantholysis, Acanthosis, Acanthosis Nigricans, Keratosis Nigricans, Acne, Dermatosis, Eczema, Erythroderma, Furunculosis, Impetigo, Jungle Rot, Keratoderma, Keratodermia, Keratonosis, Keratosis, Leukoderma, Lichen, Livedo, Lupus, Melanism, Melanosis, Molluscum, Necrobiosis Lipoidica, Necrobiosis Lipoidica Diabeticorum, Pemphigus, Prurigo, Psoriasis, Rhagades, Saint Anthony's Fire, Seborrhea, Vitiligo, Xanthoma, Xanthosis
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Literary usage of Skin disorder
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1. On Intermittent Fever and Other Malarious Diseases by Israel Shipman Pelton Lord (1871)
"it seemed to play a very insignificant part; that is, the skin disorder. And yet it may have had something to do with the pains and soreness. ..."
2. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1920)
"Their exact relation to the skin disorder may not be entirely clear; but the joint association of internal and cutaneous disease in many instances is too ..."
3. Medical Record by George Frederick Shrady, Thomas Lathrop Stedman (1895)
"As I said before, I do not claim that all these sleep derangements are directly caused by the particular skin disorder present, but do believe that they are ..."
4. The London Encyclopaedia, Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art by Thomas Tegg (1829)
"... we often see several children of a family affected simultaneously, one having the sore throat without having the skin disorder, another having the ..."
5. Epitome of Skin Diseases: With FormulÆ, for Students and Practitioners by Tilbury Fox (1876)
"Climacteric or endemic influences induce skin disorder by depraving the nutrition of the body as a whole, as in Elephantiasis Arabum, ..."