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alopecia
hair loss
atrophy
thinning of the skin surface
cellulitis
infection of the skin surface
clubbing
curvature of nails with soft tissue swelling
cyst
elevated lesion filled with liquid or semisolid material
ecchymosis
red-purple discoloration
eczema
inflammatory skin condition
edema
abnormal tissue swelling
excoriation
loss of epidermis
folliculits
infection of the hair follicle and dermis
fissure
linear crack from the epidermis to dermis
furuncle
acute, localized, staphyloccal infection
hirutism
excessive growth of hair in unusual places
keloid
progressively enlarging scar
macule
flat, brown, red, purple, white, or tan lesion
alopecia
hair loss
atrophy
thinning of the skin surface
cellulitis
infection of the skin surface
clubbing
curvature of nails with soft tissue swelling
cyst
elevated lesion filled with liquid or semisolid material
ecchymosis
red-purple discoloration
eczema
inflammatory skin condition
edema
abnormal tissue swelling
excoriation
loss of epidermis
folliculits
infection of the hair follicle and dermis
fissure
linear crack from the epidermis to dermis
furuncle
acute, localized, staphyloccal infection
hirutism
excessive growth of hair in unusual places
keloid
progressively enlarging scar
macule
flat, brown, red, purple, white, or tan lesion
nodule
firm, elevated 1-2 cm lesion
onycholysis
loosening of the nail from the nail bed
papule
elevated, firm, brown, pink, tan, or bluish red lesion less than 2 cm in diameter
paronychia
infection around nail margin
petechiae
red-purple, non-blanchable discoloration, less than .5 cm in diameter
psoriasis
chronic skin disease, characterized by silvery, scaly plaques
purpura
red-purple, non-blanchable discoloration, greater than .5 cm in diameter
pustule
elevated lesion filled with purulent fluid
striae
pinkish or silvery white scarlike lesions
tumor
elevated, solid lesion greater than 2 cm in diameter