xanthomatosis

[ zăn′thō-mə-tōsĭs ]

n.

A metabolic disorder characterized by excessive accumulation of lipids in the body and a resulting spread of xanthomas.lipid granulomatosis xanthoma disseminatum xanthoma multiplex

Nearby words

  1. xxy syndrome,
  2. xy recorder,
  3. xylan,
  4. xylem,
  5. xylem ray,
  6. xylic acid,
  7. xylidine,
  8. xylitol,
  9. xylo-,
  10. xylocarp


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