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Medical Term:

extramammary Paget disease

Pronunciation: pa'get

Definition

an intraepidermal form of mucinous adenocarcinoma, most commonly in the anogenital region, presenting as erythematous plaques in the elderly, which may be associated with sweat gland or regional visceral carcinoma.

Synonym(s): Paget disease3

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