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1

Nonpalpable Flat Lesions

Macule
Patch

2

Palpable, Elevated, Solid Masses

Papule
Plaque
Nodule
Wheal

3

Fluid-Filled Lesions

Vesicle
Bulla
Pustule

4

Loss of Skin or Mucosal Surface

Erosion
Ulcer
Fissure

5

Flat discolored spot, less than 1 cm in size

Macule

6

Flat discolored spot, larger than 1 cm in size

Patch

7

Solid raised lesion, less than 1 cm in diameter

Papule

8

Superficial raised lesion, larger than 1cm in diameter

Plaque

9

Marble like lesion larger than 1 cm in diameter

Nodule

10

Localized area of skin edema

wheal

11

Small blister filled with clear fluid, less than 1 cm in diameter

Vesicle

12

Larger fluid filled lesion, larger than 1cm in diameter

Bulla

13

Small Raised lesion filled with pus

Pustule

14

Loss of top layer of skin or mucosa

Erosion

15

Craterlike lesion where top 2 layers of skin or mucosa are lost

ulcer

16

A linear crack

Fissure