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Pronunciation: yah'dah-son

Definition: Josef, German dermatologist in Switzerland, 1863–1936; introduced the patch test for contact dermatitis.

See: Jadassohn nevus, Borst-Jadassohn type intraepidermal epithelioma, Jadassohn-Pellizzari anetoderma, Franceschetti-Jadassohn syndrome, Jadassohn-Lewandowski syndrome

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