keratoderma blennorrhagica


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Related to keratoderma blennorrhagica: Balanitis circinata, Circinate balanitis

ker·a·to·der·ma blen·nor·rha·gi·cum

the scattered, thickened, hyperkeratotic skin lesions (for example, pustules, crusts) seen in Reiter syndrome.

keratoderma blennorrhagica

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the development of hyperkeratotic skin lesions (pustules and crusts) of the palms, soles, and nails. The condition tends to occur in some patients with Reiter's syndrome.
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Keratoderma blennorrhagica

keratoderma blennorrhagica

Prominent hyperkeratotic scaling lesions of the palms, soles, and penis; around the nails; and occasionally in other areas. This condition is associated with Reiter syndrome.
See also: keratoderma

Keratoderma blennorrhagica

The medical name for the patches of scaly skin that occur on the arms, legs, and trunk of RS patients.
Mentioned in: Reiter's Syndrome