anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia


The hereditary absence of sweat glands characterized by heat intolerance, finely wrinkled skin, sunken nose, malformed and missing teeth, and sparse fragile hair.

Nearby words

  1. anharmonic ratio,
  2. anhedonia,
  3. anhedral,
  4. anhidrosis,
  5. anhidrotic,
  6. anhinga,
  7. anhui,
  8. anhyd.,
  9. anhydr-,
  10. anhydrase

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