leontiasis

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(lē″ŏn-tī′ă-sĭs)

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

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

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