Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 13:33

skin signs

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skin signs (plural only)

  1. (medicine) A component of vital signs based on the color, temperature, and moisture of a patient's epidermis.
    • 2010, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Emergency Care and Transport of the Sick and Injured, 10th Edition, page 1256
      Assess pulse, blood pressure, and skin signs.

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