Sy·co'sis noun [ New Latin , from Greek ..., from ... a fig.] (Medicine) A pustular eruption upon the scalp, or the beared part of the face, whether due to ringworm, acne, or impetigo.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/262
<medicine> A pustular eruption upon the scalp, or the beared part of the face, whether due to ringworm, acne, or impetigo. ... Origin: NL, fr. Gr, fr. A fig. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
Found on http://www.mondofacto.com/facts/dictionary?sycosis
(si-ko´sis) a papulopustular inflammation of the hair follicles, usually of the beard. sycosis barbae inflammation of hair follicles, usually occurring on the neck of a male patient with tightly curled beard hair. (This condition should not be confused with pseudofolliculitis bar...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
• (n.) A pustular eruption upon the scalp, or the beared part of the face, whether due to ringworm, acne, or impetigo.
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/sycosis/
sycosis 1. In medicine, a skin disease marked by inflammation of the hair follicles, especially of the beard. 2. A kind of ulcer on the eyelids. Said to be an 'ulcer resembling a fig'.
Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/2071/
Type: Term Pronunciation: sī-kō′sis Definitions: 1. A pustular folliculitis, particularly of the bearded area.
Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=87335
Sycosis is an inflammation of hair follicles, especially of the beard area, and generally classified as papulopustular and chronic. Types include: ...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sycosis
1) A chronic pustular perifolliculitis
Found on http://www.mijnwoordenboek.nl/EN/crossword-dictionary/sycosis/1
Tip: double click on a word to show its meaning.
No exact matches found.
Typ a word and hit `Search`.
The most recent searches on Encyclo. Between brackets you will find the number of results and number of related results.
• barylalia (2)
• Slab sided (5)
• LCI (3)
• Epibenthic (6)
• NBAO (1)
• Sinewous (2)
• Juliusz Mieroszewski (1)
• ITV Digital (1)
• Rule monger (2)
• Richard Tracy (2)
• Longma (1)
• Owning Mahowny (1)
• redubs (1)
• Kite (25)
• Mehrshahr (1)
• Emerald skink (1)
• Parmigiano (1)
• Tiarno di Sotto (1)
• Packa (1)
• mezzanine (24)
• Palpebral conjunctiva (4)
• Permanent Vacation (4)
• Hypercyesis (3)
• Stott Baronets (1)