Definition of folliculitis in English:

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Pronunciation: /fəˌlikyəˈlīdəs/


Inflammation of the hair follicles.
Example sentences
  • Some people develop folliculitis, infected hair follicles.
  • However, it may also resemble seborrhea or folliculitis.
  • It is unclear whether they are true neoplasms or fibrous reactions to minor trauma, insect bites, viral infections, ruptured cysts, or folliculitis.

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Syllabification: fol·lic·u·li·tis

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