incontinentia pigmenti achromiens

[ ə-krōmē-əns ]


An inherited skin disorder characterized by the appearance of macules with less than normal pigmentation in a swirling or marble pattern, and associated with other abnormalities of the nerves, eyes, muscles, and bones.hypomelanosis of Ito

Nearby words

  1. incontestable,
  2. incontinence,
  3. incontinency,
  4. incontinent,
  5. incontinentia pigmenti,
  6. incontinently,
  7. incontrollable,
  8. incontrovertible,
  9. inconvenience,
  10. inconveniency

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