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synonyms for desquamation

  • dropping
  • exuviation
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How to use desquamation in a sentence

They always imply desquamation of epithelium, which rarely occurs except in parenchymatous inflammations (Figs. 60 and 61).
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
The symptomatic erythemas are more or less generalized; desquamation sometimes follows.
ESSENTIALS OF DISEASES OF THE SKINHENRY WEIGHTMAN STELWAGON
Erythematous, morbilliform and erythemato-papular; itching is usually present and moderate desquamation may follow.
ESSENTIALS OF DISEASES OF THE SKINHENRY WEIGHTMAN STELWAGON
Erythematous and scarlatinoid; usually no febrile disturbance, and desquamation seldom follows.
ESSENTIALS OF DISEASES OF THE SKINHENRY WEIGHTMAN STELWAGON
The desquamation when present is finer than in either measles or scarlet fever.
THE HOME MEDICAL LIBRARY, VOLUME I (OF VI)VARIOUS
John shot a large Iguana of remarkably bright colours, which were perhaps owing to a late desquamation of the skin.
JOURNAL OF AN OVERLAND EXPEDITION IN AUSTRALIALUDWIG LEICHHARDT
He had been told of three instances in which the desquamation was so complete that even the nails separated from the fingers.
A HISTORY OF EPIDEMICS IN BRITAIN, VOLUME II (OF 2)CHARLES CREIGHTON
They are generally followed by branny desquamation of the cuticle in the position they have occupied.
A SYSTEM OF PRACTICAL MEDICINE BY AMERICAN AUTHORS, VOL. IVARIOUS
Some authors assert that the eruption is followed by a slight desquamation of the cuticle, but this is denied by others.
A SYSTEM OF PRACTICAL MEDICINE BY AMERICAN AUTHORS, VOL. IVARIOUS
On the ninth day desquamation began, and at a later stage the nails of the fingers and toes separated.
A SYSTEM OF PRACTICAL MEDICINE BY AMERICAN AUTHORS, VOL. IVARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO DESQUAMATION

  • desquamation
  • dropping
  • exuviation
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