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Disease Pityriasis Rosea

Name Pityriasis Rosea
Definition A mild exanthematous inflammation of unknown etiology. It is characterized by the presence of salmon-colored maculopapular lesions. The most striking feature is the arrangement of the lesions such that the long axis is parallel to the lines of cleavage. The eruptions are usually generalized, affecting chiefly the trunk, and the course is often self-limiting.
Categories Skin disease
MeSH® ID D017515
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DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Papulosquamous Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Pityriasis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Pityriasis Rosea

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