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eczema

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈek.sɪ.mə/
a skin condition in which areas of the skin become red, rough, and sore and make you want to rub them: As a young boy he suffered from eczema.
Translations of “eczema”
in Vietnamese bệnh chàm…
in Spanish eczema…
in Thai โรคเรื้อนกวาง…
in Malaysian ekzema…
in French eczéma…
in German das Ekzem…
in Chinese (Traditional) 濕疹…
in Indonesian eksim…
in Russian экзема…
in Turkish egzama…
in Chinese (Simplified) 湿疹…
in Polish wyprysk, egzema…
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