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a surgical instrument used to cut very thin slices of skin

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These lesions develop in a dermatomal distribution (thoracic and lumbar dermatomes are most common).
Although segmental leiomyomas are referred to as zosteriform leiomyoma by some writers, do not show a dermatomal distribution.
A 52-year-old woman presented with pruritic, poikilodermatous skin in a dermatomal distribution along the left side of the chest, shoulder, and upper back.
Two patients (1 in control, 1 in traction group) demonstrated persistant weak elbow extension of Al5, nine patients (6 in control, 3 in traction group) demonstrated persistant hypoesthesia in the dermatomal distribution of C7 with full cervical range of motion with mild pain and a negative Spurling's test.
The parturient's body position was manipulated to control the upper anaesthetic level to within the T2 to T6 dermatomal distribution.
Our patient had facial numbness in the cranial nerve V2 dermatomal distribution.
Characteristic features include cicatricial lesions with a segmental or dermatomal distribution, and atrophic plaques that can resemble pan-sclerotic morphea.
Subjects were similar at baseline: They had a mean age of 42 years, were predominantly non-Hispanic whites, and had radicular leg pain in a dermatomal distribution (97%).
The sensory examination revealed a deficit to pin prick in the S1 dermatomal distribution on the left and intact vibratory and position sense.
NP is a common dermatologic complaint characterized by unilateral pruritus that is medial or inferior to the scapula with dermatomal distribution.
Herpes zoster (HZ) is a viral disease, commonly known as shingles and characterized by a painful unilateral vesicular rash in a restricted dermatomal distribution.
Out of the total number of 100 patients 89% of the patients had grouped vesicles, 79% had grouped papules and vesicles which were present in dermatomal distribution.