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Scar, Strict-Atrophic

definition

Thin, wrinkled, depressed scar resulting from the destruction of connective tissue by trauma or by inflammatory changes. Viral infections such as varicella, tertiary syphilis, certain tuberculides and some deep mycoses may leave completely atrophic scars.

synonyms

Scar, Strict-Atrophic, Flexion Contracture caused by Scars

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