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Macular leprosy

macular leprosy n.
Tuberculoid leprosy characterized by lesions that are small, hairless, and dry and that appear erythematous in light skin and hypopigmented or copper-colored in dark skin.


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    [adjective mak-yuh-lit; verb mak-yuh-leyt] /adjective ˈmæk yə lɪt; verb ˈmæk yəˌleɪt/ adjective 1. spotted; stained. 2. Archaic. defiled; impure. verb (used with object), maculated, maculating. Archaic. 3. to mark with a spot or spots; stain. 4. to sully or pollute. verb (ˈmækjʊˌleɪt) 1. (transitive) to spot, stain, or pollute adjective (ˈmækjʊlɪt) 2. spotted or polluted […]

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  • Macula utriculi

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