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Necrobiosis lipoidica

Introduction: Necrobiosis lipoidica

Description of Necrobiosis lipoidica

Necrobiosis lipoidica: skin disease marked by thin shiny patches (especially on the legs); often associated with diabetes mellitus.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Necrobiosis lipoidica: A degenerative disease of the dermal connective tissue characterized by the development of erythematous papules or nodules in the pretibial area. The papules form plaques covered with telangiectatic vessels. More than half of the affected patients have diabetes.
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Necrobiosis lipoidica: A degenerative disease of the dermal connective tissue characterized by the development of erythematous papules or nodules in the pretibial area. The papules form plaques covered with telangiectatic vessels. More than half of the affected patients have diabetes.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Broader terms for Necrobiosis lipoidica

Source - MeSH 2007

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Hierarchical classifications of Necrobiosis lipoidica

The following list attempts to classify Necrobiosis lipoidica into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • disease of the skin,skin condition,skin disease,skin disorder,skin problem
  • disease
  • illness,malady,sickness,unwellness
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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