perifolliculitis

perifolliculitis

 [per″ĭ-fŏ-lik″u-li´tis]
inflammation around the hair follicles.

per·i·fol·lic·u·li·tis

(per'i-fŏ-lik'yū-lī'tis),
The presence of an inflammatory infiltrate surrounding hair follicles; frequently occurs in conjunction with folliculitis.

perifolliculitis

/peri·fol·lic·u·li·tis/ (-fah-lik″u-li´tis) inflammation around the hair follicles.

perifolliculitis

[-folik′yəlī′tis]
Etymology: Gk, peri + L, folliculus, small bag; Gk, itis
inflammation of the tissue surrounding a hair follicle. Compare folliculitis.

per·i·fol·lic·u·li·tis

(per'i-fŏ-lik'yū-lī'tis)
The presence of an inflammatory infiltrate surrounding hair follicles; frequently occurs in conjunction with folliculitis.

perifolliculitis

inflammation around the hair follicles.

nodular granular perifolliculitis
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A biopsy was taken of the occipital scalp lesion, and histopathology found that it was consistent with acute perifolliculitis.