aerodermectasia


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aerodermectasia

 [ār″o-der″mek-ta´zhah]
subcutaneous or surgical emphysema; an accumulation of air in the subcutaneous tissues.
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sub·cu·ta·ne·ous em·phy·se·ma

the presence of air or gas in the subcutaneous tissues.
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