a tuberculous skin lesion consisting of small, oval red plaques, chiefly on the side of the nose.
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A sarcoidlike eruption of the skin in which the granulomatous telangiectatic papules are distributed over the nose and cheeks.
[angio- + L. lupus, wolf, + G. eidos, resemblance]
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