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infestation with lice

pediculosis

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bedsore

decubitus

3

ringworm

tinea

4

jaundice

icteric

5

gives color to the skin

melanin

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small, pinpoint, purplish hemorrhagic spots

petechiae

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chickenpox

varicella

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scar

cicatrix

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loss of hair

alopecia

10

hives

urticaria

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CC

chief complaint

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diagnosis

Dx

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hypodermic

H

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history

Hx

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past history

PH

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symptom

Sx

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treatment

Tx

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decubitus

decub

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dermatology

derm