Lucio leprosy

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Lu·cio lep·ro·sy

(lū'syō),
an acute form occurring in pure diffuse lepromatous leprosy presenting irregularly shaped, intensely erythematous, tender plaques, especially of the legs, with tendency to ulceration and scarring.
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Lu·ci·o lep·ro·sy

(lū'syō lep'rŏ-sē)
An acute form of pure diffuse lepromatous leprosy; during the reactive phase, can produce irregularly shaped, intensely erythematous, tender plaques, especially of the legs, with a tendency to ulceration and scarring.
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Lucio,

Raphael, Mexican physician, 1819-1866.
Lucio leprosy - an acute form occurring in pure diffuse lepromatous leprosy. Synonym(s): lazarine leprosy; Lucio leprosy phenomenon
Lucio leprosy phenomenon - Synonym(s): Lucio leprosy
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