What is another word for discoid?

97 synonyms found


[ dɪskˈɔ͡ɪd], [ dɪskˈɔ‍ɪd], [ d_ɪ_s_k_ˈɔɪ_d]

Related words: discoid lupus erythematosus symptoms, discoid lupus erythematosus disease, discoid lupus erythematosus causes, discoid lupus erythematosus treatment, discoid lupus erythematos

How to use "Discoid" in context?

Discoid is a rare, but relatively common, neurological disorder. discoid lupus is a disorder caused by the immune system attacking the skin, hair, and nails. It is also referred to as lupus discoidus. discoid lupus can affect any part of the body and is significantly more common in women. Symptoms typically appear after the age of 30, but can occur at any age. Discoid lupus is most commonly linked to the overproduction of inflammatory chemicals in the body, but it is not 100% understood. There is no known cure for discoid lupus, but treatment focuses on managing symptoms.

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