ecthyma definition

  • noun:
    • An ulcerative pyoderma of the skin, due to bacteria.
    • A cutaneous eruption, consisting of huge, circular pustules, upon an indurated and swollen base.
    • In pathology, a large pimple intermediate in character between a furuncle or boil and a regular pustule.

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