Ichthyosis simplex
Excessively dry skin with scaling. Also called xeroderma. See also ichthyosis vulgaris.

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ichthyosis sim·plex -'sim-.pleks n ICHTHYOSIS VULGARIS

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i. vulgaris.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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