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farmer's skin

 

Definition: dry, wrinkled skin with presence of dry premalignant keratoses; observed most commonly in fair-skinned, blue-eyed persons who are exposed by occupation or sport to sunshine for prolonged periods and over many years.

Synonym(s): golfer's skin, sailor's skin

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