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seborrhea

inflammatory skin condition that causes flaky, white to yellowish scales to form on oily areas such as the scalp or inside the ear

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subcutaneous

Pertaining to below the skin

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subungual

Beneath the nail

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tinea pedis

Fungal infection of the foot aka athlete's foot

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transdermal

is a route of administration wherein active ingredients are delivered across the skin for systemic distribution

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tuberculosis (TB) skin tests

Intradermal test using purified protein derivative to test for either dormant or active tuberculosis

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verruca

Common, contagious epithelial growths usually appearing on the skin of hands, feet, legs aka warts