noun Pathology.

Origin of leucoderma

From New Latin, dating back to 1880–85; see origin at leuco-, derma1
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British Dictionary definitions for leucoderma


esp US leukoderma


any area of skin that is white from congenital albinism or acquired absence or loss of melanin pigmentationAlso called: vitiligo See also albino
Derived Formsleucodermal, leucodermic, esp US leukodermal or leukodermic, adjective
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leucoderma in Medicine




Variant ofleukoderma
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