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mucocutaneous

 [mu″ko-ku-ta´ne-us]
pertaining to mucous membrane and skin.
mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome Kawasaki's disease.

mu·co·cu·ta·ne·ous

(myū'kō-kyū-tā'nē-ŭs),
Relating to mucous membrane and skin; denoting the line of junction of the two at the nasal, oral, vaginal, and anal orifices.
Synonym(s): cutaneomucosal

mucocutaneous

/mu·co·cu·ta·ne·ous/ (-ku-ta´ne-us) pertaining to or affecting the mucous membrane and the skin.

mucocutaneous

(myo͞o′kō-kyo͞o-tā′nē-əs)
adj.
Of or relating to the skin and a mucous membrane.

mucocutaneous

[myo̅o̅′kōkyo̅o̅tā′nē·əs]
Etymology: L, mucus + cutis, skin, osus, having
pertaining to the mucous membrane and the skin.

menopause

Change of life, climacteric, 'time of life'  Gynecology The cessation of menstrual activity due to failure to form ovarian follicles, which normally occurs age 45–50 Clinical Menstrual irregularity, vasomotor instability, 'hot flashes', irritability or psychosis, ↑ weight, painful breasts, dyspareunia, ↑/↓ libido, atrophy of urogenital epithelium and skin, ASHD, MI, strokes and osteoporosis–which can be lessened by HRT. See Estrogen replacement therapy, Hot flashes, Male menopause, Premature ovarian failure, Premature menopause. Cf Menarche.
Menopause–”…what a drag it is getting old.” Jagger, Richards
Bladder Cystourethritis, frequency/urgency, stress incontinence
Breasts ↓ Size, softer consistency, sagging
Cardiovascular Angina, ASHD, CAD
Endocrine Hot flashes
Mucocutaneous Atrophy, dryness, pruritus, facial hirsutism, dry mouth
Neurologic Psychological, sleep disturbances
Pelvic floor Uterovaginal prolapse
Skeleton  Osteoporosis, fractures, low back pain
Vagina Bloody discharge, dyspareunia, vaginitis
Vocal cords Deepened voice
Vulva  Atrophy, dystrophy, pruritus

mu·co·cu·ta·ne·ous

(myū'kō-kyū-tā'nē-ŭs)
Relating to mucous membrane and skin; denoting the line of junction of the two at the nasal, oral, vaginal, and anal orifices.

mu·co·cu·ta·ne·ous

(myū'kō-kyū-tā'nē-ŭs)
Relating to mucous membrane and skin; denoting line of junction of two at nasal, oral, vaginal, and anal orifices.

mucocutaneous

pertaining to mucous membrane and skin.

mucocutaneous margin
the sites where skin and mucosae merge, e.g. at the anus, mouth, urethra. Called also mucocutaneous junction.
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Patients with primary or secondary mucocutaneous lesions unattributable to SjAaAaAeA gren's syndrome were also excluded from the stud
Mucocutaneous manifestations of HIV are not the only cause of morbidity and serious concern to the patient but are of great help in early identification of cases of HIV patients.
The differential diagnosis of desquamative gingivitis (DG) includes a wide spectrum, such as chemical and electrical burns, allergic reactions, hormonal disorders and mucocutaneous diseases.
Mucocutaneous diseases were diagnosed by clinical manifestations by experienced dermatologists.
Efficacy of the drug was assessed by reduction in number of mucocutaneous lesions at 2nd, 4th, 8th and 12th week.
The most common clinical manifestations of the patients were mucocutaneous lesions, including oral and genital aphthous and skin rashes (89.
Anterior migration of the mucocutaneous junction also indicates a diagnosis of marginal entropion.
Two of the following three criteria characterize the syndrome: two or more hamartomatous polyps in the GI tract; mucocutaneous hyperpigmentation of the mouth, lips, nose, eyes, genitalia, or fingers; and a family history of Peutz-Jeghers syndrome.
If the patient has a strong personal or family history of mucocutaneous bleeding, VWD testing should be pursued early in the workup.
Among the 58 confirmed cases, the routes of exposure resulting in infection were: percutaneous puncture or cut (49 cases), mucocutaneous exposure (five), both percutaneous and mucocutaneous exposure (two), and unknown (two).
No family history of similar pain, gastrointestinal bleeding, mucocutaneous telangiectasia or epistaxis was noted.