dermatoplasty

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dermatoplasty

 [der´mah-to-plas″te]
a plastic operation on the skin; operative replacement of lost skin. adj., adj dermatoplas´�tic.

dermatoplasty

(dûr′mə-tō-plās′tē)
n.
The use of skin grafts in plastic surgery to correct defects or replace skin destroyed by injury or disease.

dermatoplasty

Dermatology Skin repair surgery

der·mat·o·plas·ty

(dĕr'mă-tō-plas-tē)
Surgical repair of the skin, as by skin grafting.
Synonym(s): dermoplasty.
[dermato- + G. plastos, formed]
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