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Definition of the adjective acneiform

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  1. resembling acne

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Google previewThe International Encyclopaedia of Surgery (1882)

A Systematic Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Surgery by John Ashhurst

Vt hen fever is present, it is sometimes a little difficult to distinguish between the acneiform syphiloderm and the eruption of variola. The various concomitant symptoms must be carefully ' inquired into. In the syphilitic eruption, the initial lesion, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia medica (1900)

formerly described as psydracious, and distinguished clinically from the larger ecthymatous pustule, the acneiform perifollicular pustule with indurated base, and from the sycosiform pustule. Not all pustular eruptions are, however, impetigo.

Google previewIllustrated Encyclopedia of Dermatology (2012)

by Lionel Fry, Fenella Wojnarowska, Parvin Shahrad

Acneiform. eruptions. This is a papular and pustular eruption usually affecting the face and upper trunk, but comedones are not ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Molecular Pharmacology

by Stefan Offermanns

Interestingly, an adverse event, acneiform rash seems to correlate with a better response to cetuximab, while there is no such correlation with expression levels of EGFR assessed by immunohistochemistry. Further side effects are rare infusion ...

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary and Resource Directory of Environmental and Occupational Health, Second Edition (2016)

by Herman Koren

hair sebaceous gland normal skin blackhead pus inflammation sebum Acne acneiform acneiform ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

Also spelt acneiform. acneform drug eruption, any of various skin reactions to a drug, characterised by follicular papules and pustules resembling acne. acne fulminans, a form of severe nodular acne characterised by inflamed nodules and ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Practical Medicine (1890)

by Sir James Kingston Fowler

Bromine and the bromides cause acneiform or furuncular pustules, in which, however, the sebaceous glands are not specially involved. The eruption occurs upon the face, back and chest, especially in persons with thick, oily skins. Macular ...

Google previewA Dictionary of New Medical Terms (1905)

Including Upwards of 38,000 Words and Many Useful Tables, Being a Supplement to "An Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology, and Allied Sciences". by George Milbry Gould

Acneiform syphiloderm. A., Tar-, that due to prolonged application of tar to the skin, marked by red inflammatory papules with black points in the centers. Syn., Acne ex usu picis. A. telangiectodes, A. teleangeiectodes, Kaposi's name for a ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Environmental Science and Engineering, Fifth Edition, Volumes One and Two (2006)

by James R. Pfafflin, Edward N. Ziegler

The common symptoms included acneiform eruptions, hyperpigmentation of the skin, nails and mucous membranes, swelling of the upper eyelids, and hyperemia of the conjunctivae. PCB concentration in the rice oil varied with the production ...

Google previewDorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary Elsevieron VitalSource (2011)

by Dorland

acneiform. ac•ne •gen (ak0ne-jen) a substance that causes acne. ac•ne•gen•ic (ak00ne-jen0ı ̆k) [ acne + -genic] causing or capable of producing acne. ac•ne•iform (ak-ne0ı ...

Google previewLexicon of Psychiatry, Neurology, and the Neurosciences (2000)

by Frank J. Ayd

Certain reactions, such as folliculitis, acneiform lesions, and pustular psoriasis, may be dose dependent and indicate underlying toxicity. The defining feature of a dermatological reaction caused by Li would be disappearance of the reaction on ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

acneiform [ ak'ne-form] resembling acne. Acokanthera [ak′′o-kan-the'r ] a genus of the plant family ...

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