Deformation – a change from the normal size or shape.
Dehydration – excessive loss of body water.
Dermatitis – is an itchy inflammation of the skin. It is not contagious or dangerous, but it can be uncomfortable. There are many types of dermatitis, including allergic dermatitis, eczema, and seborrheic dermatitis.
Dermatologist – a doctor who specializes in the physiology and pathology of the skin.
Dermis – the thick layer of living tissue below the epidermis that forms the true skin.
Diabetes mellitus – is a condition that occurs when the body can’t use glucose (a type of sugar) normally [more info on diabetes].
Dormant – latent but capable of being activated.
Dry Skin – epidermis that lacks moisture or sebum, often characterized by a pattern of fine lines, scaling, and itching.