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Definition of the noun rosacea

What does rosacea mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: rosaceas

  1. a skin disease of adults (more often women) in which blood vessels of the face enlarge resulting in a flushed appearance
    • lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
    • synonym of rosacea: acne rosacea
    • more generic word: acne = an inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin

Alternative definition of the noun rosacea


  1. [pathology] A chronic condition characterized by redness of the face.

Phrases with Rosacea

Phrases starting with the word Rosacea:

  1. Rosacea Dubia
  2. Rosacea sensu

Phrases ending with the word Rosacea:

  1. acne rosacea
  2. Aega rosacea
  3. Doto Rosacea
  4. Frea Rosacea
  5. Musa Rosacea
  6. Genus Rosacea
  7. Helix Rosacea
  8. Ixora Rosacea
  9. Lappa Rosacea
  10. Mitra Rosacea
  11. Nassa Rosacea
  12. Sybra Rosacea
  13. Viola rosacea
  14. Aaptos Rosacea
  15. Acmaea rosacea
  16. Aglais Rosacea
  17. Appana Rosacea
  18. Casbia Rosacea

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Printed books with definitions for Rosacea

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Google previewClinical Approaches to Oral Mucosal Disorders: Part II, An Issue of Dental Clinics of North America, (2014)

by Thomas P. Sollecito

ROSACEA Introduction Rosacea is a chronic disorder affecting the facial skin of adults characterized by one or a combination of features, including ...

Google previewOn Diseases of the Skin. Second edition (1867)

by Sir Erasmus Wilson

Gutta rosacea is the red and pimply face of the mid-period of 1ife, a disease of inflammatory congestion, and depending...

Gutta rosacea is an inflammatory congestion of the skin of the face, accompanied with erythematous patches, red spots, ...

Google previewLookingbill and Marks' Principles of Dermatology (2013)

by James G. Marks Jr., Jeffrey J. Miller

Rosacea is a chronic inflammatory disorder affecting the blood...

Rosacea is a relatively common disorder that affects primarily middle- aged adults. Approximately 1% of the authors' new patients are seen for this disease.

Google previewFacial Skin Disorders (2007)

by Ronald Marks

Rosacea is a common and cosmetically disabling disease which remains almost as mysterious now as when the disorder was first described. Despite its frequency and disfiguring nature it has provoked a relatively small amount of serious ...

Google previewOn Diseases of the Skin (1868)

A System of Cutaneous Medicine by Sir Erasmus Wilson

Gutta rosacea is the red and pimply face of the mid-period of life, a disease of inflammatory congestion, and depending on constitutional causes ; acne is...

Gutta rosacea is an inflammatory congestion of the skin of the face, accompanied with ...

Google previewAdvanced Health Assessment of Women, Third Edition (2014)

Clinical Skills and Procedures by Helen Carcio, MS, MEd, ANP-BC, R. Mimi Secor, MS, MEd, FNP-BC, NCMP, FAANP

rosacea is a common dermatologic condition in women's health. 1. rosacea is an inflammatory cutaneous condition of the face. 2. Its pathology involves the presence of a demodex mite with associated inflammation ...

Google previewDiagnosis of Aging Skin Diseases (2008)

by Robert A. Norman

Rosacea is a common disorder that can only be defined in clinical terms as there are no diagnostic tests or reliable laboratory markers. It is a chronic disorder of the convexities of facial skin characterised by persistent erythema and ...

Google previewEuropean Handbook of Dermatological Treatments (2003)

by Andreas D. Katsambas, Torello M. Lotti

Definition and epidemiology Rosacea is a chronic facial dermatosis characterized by non-transient erythema, and acute flares of papules and pustules, mainly on the convexities of the forehead, nose, cheeks and chin with concentration on the ...

Google previewFerri's Clinical Advisor 2015 (2014)

5 Books in 1 by Fred F. Ferri

DEFINITION Rosacea is a chronic skin disorder characterized by papules and pustules affecting the face and often associated with flushing and erythema. SYNONYMS Acne rosacea ICD-9CM CODES 695.3 Rosacea ICD-10CM CODES L71 ...

Google previewFerri's Clinical Advisor 2014 E-Book (2013)

5 Books in 1 by Fred F. Ferri

Background: Rosacea is a chronic dermatosis that is usually confined to the face. A pulsed dye laser (PDL) system has been proven to be effective ...

Google previewDermatoscopy in Clinical Practice (2009)

Beyond Pigmented Lesions by Giuseppe Micali, Francesco Lacarrubba

Rosacea is a common dermatosis affecting 10% to 20% of the middle-aged population, especially among fair-skinned subjects. Rosacea primarily involves the cutaneous microcirculation of the central part of the face. Several etiologic factors ...

Google previewA Treatise on the Materia Medica and Therapeutics of the Skin (1881)

by Henry Granger Piffard

Rosacea is a reflex affection, and depends, ...

Google previewIssues in Pharmaceuticals by Disease, Disorder, or Organ System: 2011 Edition (2012)

Rosacea is a leading reason why people seek the care of a dermatologist, accounting for nearly 7 million office visits annually. Pharmacologic treatments include both topical and oral medications, which are increasingly being used in ...

Google previewI Am 100% Rosacea Free (2012)

Rosacea Acne Is Blockages in the Sinus/Nasal Areas by Den Loren

Ocular rosacea is a very irritating part of this disease that affects the eyes. It causes eyes to burn and water .

Google previewThe Hypochondriac's Handbook (2011)

by Wendy Marston

Rosacea is a skin disorder affecting 5% of Americans, though it often goes undiagnosed. It is more common in fair-skinned people between the ages of 30 and 50, and hits more women than men. People who have always had clear skin may ...

Google previewFerri's Clinical Advisor 2011 (2010)

5 Books in 1, Expert Consult by Fred F. Ferri

Rosacea is a chronic skin disorder characterized by papules and pustules affecting the face and often associated with flushing and erythema. Topical metronidazole is effective for treating, and maintaining remission in,. BASIC INFORMATION ...

Google previewThe Practice of Medicine (1888)

by Isham Jabez Marshall Goss

Acne rosacea is a chronic inflammation around the glands, erythema and a new growth of connective ...

Google previewThe Psychological Significance of the Blush (2012)

by W. Ray Crozier, Peter J. de Jong

rosacea. Peter D. Drummond and Daphne Su Introduction Rosacea is a chronic and progressive disorder characterized by extremely sensitive skin, burning and stinging sensations, and persistent flushing of the cheeks, nose, chin or forehead ...

Google previewPrinciples of Human Anatomy 11e (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Rosacea is a chronic condition characterized by facial erythema. Pimples are sometimes included as part of the definition. Unless it affects the eyes, it is typically a harmless cosmetic condition. Vernix is the waxy or cheeselike white substance ...

Google previewColor Atlas of Chemical Peels (2006)

by Antonella Tosti, Pearl E. Grimes, Maria Pia De Padova

Definition Rosacea is a chronic inflammatory disorder that typically affects the central facial area. 17.2 Epidemiology Rosacea is quite common, especially in middleaged women. The disorder is frequently seen in the elderly and ...

Google previewClinical Pathology (2007)

by James Carton, Richard Daly, Pramila Ramani

Rosacea is a common inflammatory skin disorder affecting the face of middle- aged people Rosacea is a common chronic inflammatory skin disease that affects the face of middle-aged people, especially females. Most patients present ...

Google previewOxford Handbook of Ophthalmology (2014)

by Alastair Denniston, Philip Murray

Rosacea-associated keratitis Acne rosacea is a chronic progressive disorder, characterized by cutaneous telangiectasia and sebaceous hyperplasia. Affecting the face and eyes, rosacea presents in middle age, shows a ♀ bias, and is more ...

Google previewNotes on the Treatment of Skin Diseases (1870)

by Robert Liveing

Acne rosacea is a disease of the skin affecting the face, more especially the nose , cheeks, and forehead. It consists in an increased vascularity of the parts, in the growth of new connective tissue, and in hypertrophy of the cutaneous glands.

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