leontiasis

leontiasis is a topic covered in the Taber's Medical Dictionary.

To view the entire topic, please or .

Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary Online + App from F.A. Davis and Unbound Medicine. Find 65,000 medical and nursing definitions. Download to iPhone, iPad, and Android. Explore these free sample topics:

-- The first section of this topic is shown below --

(lē″ŏn-tī′ă-sĭs )

[Gr. leon, lion, + -iasis, condition]
Lionlike appearance of the face seen in certain diseases, esp. lepromatous leprosy.
SYN: SEE: facies leontina

-- To view the remaining sections of this topic, please or --

(lē″ŏn-tī′ă-sĭs )

[Gr. leon, lion, + -iasis, condition]
Lionlike appearance of the face seen in certain diseases, esp. lepromatous leprosy.
SYN: SEE: facies leontina

There's more to see -- the rest of this entry is available only to subscribers.