adjective see leukoplakia

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • leukoplakic — leu·ko·plakic …   English syllables

  • leukoplakic — adjective see leukoplakia …   Useful english dictionary

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  • leukoplakia — noun Etymology: New Latin, from leuk + Greek plak , plax flat surface more at fluke Date: circa 1888 an abnormal condition in which thickened white patches of epithelium occur on the mucous membranes (as of the mouth or vulva); also a lesion or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Leukoplakia — Classification and external resources The white lesion is an example of leukoplakia. ICD 10 K …   Wikipedia

  • leucinuria — The excretion of leucine in the urine. * * * leu·cin·uria .lü sə n(y)u̇r ē ə n the presence of leucine in the urine Each boldface word in the list below is a chiefly British variant of the word to its right in small capitals. leucoagglutinin… …   Medical dictionary

  • lichen sclerosus — a chronic skin disease affecting the anogenital area, especially in women, and characterized by sheets of thin ivory white skin. In 20% of patients other skin areas are also affected. Very potent topical corticosteroids are helpful; men may… …   Medical dictionary

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