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acral

 [ak´ral]
pertaining to or affecting a limb or apex.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ac·ral

(ak'răl),
Relating to or affecting the peripheral parts, for example, limbs, fingers, ears, etc.
[G. akron, extremity]
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acral

adjective Referring to the extremities, especially the distal extremities.
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ac·ral

(ak'răl)
Relating to or affecting the peripheral parts, e.g., limbs, fingers, ears, and other body parts.
[G. akron, extremity]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

ac·ral

(ak'răl)
Relating to peripheral body parts.
[G. akron, extremity]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Wynchank and Berk (1998) assessed efficacy and tolerability of fluoxetine treatment of acral lick dermatitis in dogs and reported statistically significant improvement by administration of fluoxetine in treatment of ALD.
Lick granulomas, officially known as acral lick dermatitis or ALD, occur when a dog licks excessively on a leg, paw, or other area, producing an itchy ulceration.