January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1172
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A definition of the medical term "kerion" is presented. The term refers to aninflamed, boggy mass that appears on the scalp of some patients with tinea capitis. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.


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