scleromyxedema

scleromyxedema
Generalized lichen myxedematosus with diffuse thickening of the skin underlying the papules.

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scle·ro·myx·ede·ma (sklēr″o-mik″sə-deґmə) [sclero- + myxedema] the most serious form of lichen myxedematosus, accompanied by scleroderma, producing exaggerated furrowing of the skin, especially on the face; it sometimes proves fatal.

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