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ocular cicatricial pemphigoid

 

Definition: a chronic disease that produces adhesions and progressive cicatrization and shrinkage of the conjunctival, oral, and vaginal mucous membranes.

Synonym(s): benign mucosal pemphigoid, ocular pemphigoid

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