leukoderma

[ loo-kuh-dur-muh ]
/ ˌlu kəˈdɜr mə /

noun Pathology.


Nearby words

  1. leukocytopoiesis,
  2. leukocytosis,
  3. leukocytotaxia,
  4. leukocytotoxin,
  5. leukocyturia,
  6. leukoderma acquisitum centrifugum,
  7. leukodystrophy,
  8. leukoedema,
  9. leukoencephalitis,
  10. leukoencephalopathy

Origin of leukoderma

From New Latin, dating back to 1880–85; see origin at leuko-, derma1

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Medicine definitions for leukoderma

leukoderma

n.

Partial or total loss of skin pigmentation, often occurring in patches.leukopathia piebald skin vitiligo

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