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n.A dermatopathy due to cold, damp climates, i.e., in the UK; presumed due to prolonged arteriolar constriction
A chapped or inflamed area on the skin, especially on the heel, resulting from exposure to cold; an ulcerated chillblain.
At risk groups Infants, elderly, alcoholics
Management Proper clothing, smoking cessation, corticosteroids
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The ABE students, lead by members of the Iowa State University Student Branch of ASABE, volunteered their time during a week in September to help the Shawn and Amy Kibe
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