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Petechia

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Noun

1. petechia

a minute red or purple spot on the surface of the skin as the result of tiny hemorrhages of blood vessels in the skin (as in typhoid fever)

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Petechia

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noun plural -chiae (-kɪˌiː)
a minute discoloured spot on the surface of the skin or mucous membrane, caused by an underlying ruptured blood vessel

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Petechia

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nounWord forms: plural peˈtechiae (pəˈtikiˌi ; pətēˈkēēˌ)
a small hemorrhagic spot in the skin, mucous membrane, etc.

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Petechia

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n. pl. pe·te·chi·ae (-kē-ī)
A small purplish spot on a body surface, such as the skin or a mucous membrane, caused by a minute hemorrhage and often seen in typhus.

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