Chloracne



[klawr-ak-nee, klohr-] /klɔrˈæk ni, kloʊr-/

noun, Pathology.
1.
a severe and sometimes persistent form of resulting from exposure to compounds, such as dioxin.
/klɔːˈræknɪ/
noun
1.
a disfiguring skin disease that results from contact with or ingestion or inhalation of certain chlorinated aromatic hydrocarbons

chloracne chlor·ac·ne (klôr-āk’nē)
n.
An acnelike skin disorder caused by prolonged exposure to chlorinated hydrocarbons. Also called chlorine acne.

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