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Macule -
"spot", non palpable, circumscribed change in skin color without elevation or depression of surrounding skin
Papule
"pimple", superficial solid mass less than 0.5cm, mostly on the skin's surface
Vesicle
"little bladder", collection of free fluid causing ballooning of epidermal cells less than 0.5cm in size
Ulcer
"sore" loss of epidermis and partial layer of dermis heals with scar formation
Petechia
circumscribed deposit ofb lood less than 0.5cmi n diameter
Nodule
"small knot" palpable solid round lesion that involves dermis, epidermis or subcutaneous tissue. Deeper and bigger than a papule
Wheal
hive
Fissure
linear loss of epidermis and dermis with sharp vertical walls