Thesaurus / excoriation
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The epidermis now becomes raised as in a blister, and finally becomes detached, forming an excoriation and exposing the papillae.
The excoriation gradually develops into superficial ulceration, and the diseased area becomes slowly larger and larger.
ESSENTIALS OF DISEASES OF THE SKINHENRY WEIGHTMAN STELWAGON
In two days more, the eschars were adherent, and there was no further appearance of excoriation.
A preacher wrote me the other day that he approved of every word of an "excoriation" that some religious editor had given me.
He also advises the employment of Castile soap, and of glycerine soap, should there be any excoriation of the skin.
Infection may also occur from eczema or from excoriation of the overlying skin.
His excoriation of Douglas was scornfully withering and scorching.
Dysentery is a flux of the bowels with a sanguinolent discharge and excoriation of the intestines.
GILBERTUS ANGLICUSHENRY EBENEZER HANDERSON
When eczema is once inaugurated, excoriation is to be expected.
No matter how violent the criticism or how bitter the excoriation, he would at least be credited with honest intentions.
FROM THE HOUSETOPSGEORGE BARR MCCUTCHEON

WORDS RELATED TO EXCORIATION

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