TITLE

Quinquaud's disease

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1836
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "quinquaud's disease" is presented. It refers to the purulent inflammation of the hair follicles of the scalp, resulting in bald patches.
ACCESSION #
21243259

 

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