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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Resembling a disease of unknown cause characterized by the formation of successive crops of large blisters on apparently normal skin.

Usage examples (12)
  • Her red eyes ravaged by a little known disease called pemphigoid that causes sometimes fatal blistering, even attacking her mouth with sores.
  • Am J Med for progressive ocular cicatricial pemphigoid.
  • Transition from pemphigus foliaceus to bullous pemphigoid ...
  • Ann Intern Med 1974; 81: 513-7. therapy for ocular cicatricial pemphigoid. for more
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