Xerosis

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Medical Definition of Xerosis

Xerosis: Abnormal dryness of the skin, mucous membranes, or conjunctiva (xerophthalmia). There are many causes of xerosis, and treatment depends on the particular cause.


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Reviewed on 6/9/2016

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