carotenosis cutis

[ kăr′ə-tən-ōsĭs kyōōtĭs ]

n.

A yellow or golden coloration of the skin caused by an excessive intake of carotene.aurantiasis cutis

Nearby words

  1. complementary air,
  2. complementary angle,
  3. complementary angles,
  4. complementary base,
  5. complementary cells,
  6. complementary colour,
  7. complementary distribution,
  8. complementary dna,
  9. complementary gene,
  10. complementary hypertrophy


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