Definitions for sycosissaɪˈkoʊ sɪs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sy•co•sissaɪˈkoʊ sɪs(n.)

  1. an inflammatory disease of the hair follicles, characterized by a pustular eruption.

    Category: Pathology

Origin of sycosis:

1570–80; < Gk sykōsis ulcer resembling a fig

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sycosis(noun)

    a pustular eruption upon the scalp, or the beared part of the face, whether due to ringworm, acne, or impetigo

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