chrysoderma (s) (noun)
, chrysodermas (pl) (pl)
A pigmentation or discoloration of the skin which is caused by the use of gold preparations: Chrysodermas
are usually existing in spots here and there and are made worse when exposed to sunlight.
Chrysoderma can have a permanent gray to light purple color on the face, eyelids, and other sun-exposed areas of a person's body.
chyloderma, elephantiasis scroti
Swelling of the scrotum resulting from chronic lymphatic obstruction.
elephantiasis is a chronic obstruction of the lymphatics with hypertrophy (swelling) of the skin and subcutaneous tissues (pachyderma); usually affecting dependent areas such as the upper or lower limbs, or external genitalia.
Bear-baiting using dogs.
The layer of tissue (chiefly connective tissue) lying beneath the epidermis, and forming the general integument of the organs; the true skin or corium.
The removal of superficial layers of the skin with a rapidly revolving abrasive tool.
Toward the skin or outer integument.
An instrument for marking the skin.
The marking of the skin which is seen after rubbing the skin firmly with a blunted point.
A condition in which the skin is peculiarly susceptible to signs of irritation; such as, with red coloring.
Hyperemia (excess blood, engorgement) of the skin.
1. Pertaining to the skin or outer integument in general; cutaneous.
2. Pertaining to the derma or true skin, as opposed to epidermal.
1. Kneading or massaging the skin.
2. Stroking or caressing the skin.