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A hereditary syndrome marked by abnormal thickness and elevation of the nail plates, palmar and plantar hyperkeratosis, and a whitish and glazed tongue due to papillary atrophy.Jadassohn-Lewandowsky syndrome
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Words nearby pachyonychia congenita
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Example sentences from the Web for pachyonychia congenita
Congenita esse potest, et tunc plerumque desunt omnia organa generativa.
Anorchismus seu absentia testiculorum bilateralis et congenita, idem efficit ac castratio.
"Inversione congenita dell'istinto sessuale in una donna," L'Anomalo, February, 1889.Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 2 (of 6)|Havelock Ellis