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vitropressure, vitropression
A diascopy or an examination of a skin lesion in which the blood is temporarily excluded from the lesion with a firm pressure on the area of study by using a glass slide or other transparent material.

Excluding the blood from the area facilitates the detection of cellular and other deposits in the dermis (skin).

This entry is located in the following units: press-, presso-, pressi-, -prim-, -prin- (page 7) vitreo-, vitre-, vitr- + (page 4)