hidrotic ectodermal dysplasia

n.

A congenital dystrophy of nails and hair characterized by thickened nails, sparse or absent scalp hair, and often associated with a thickening of skin on palms and soles.

Nearby words

  1. hidrocystoma,
  2. hidropoiesis,
  3. hidroschesis,
  4. hidrosis,
  5. hidrotic,
  6. hidy,
  7. hidy-hole,
  8. hie,
  9. hielamon,
  10. hieland


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