hypertrichosis


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hypertrichosis

a condition of excessive hairiness either all over the body or covering a particular part.
See also: Hair
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In 4 patients of PCT, there was history of photosensitivity and blistering on face and hands, hyperpigmentation, hypertrichosis and scarring but the biochemical diagnosis could not be confirmed due to unavailability of laboratory tests.
H syndrome (OMIM 612391) is an autosomal recessive genodermatosis characterized by progressive cutaneous hyperpigmentation, hypertrichosis, hepatosplenomegaly, heart anomalies, hypogonadism, short stature, hearing loss, hallux valgus, camptodactyly and occasionally insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM).
Optometrists will be aware of thickening and lengthening of the eyelashes and hypertrichosis as side effects of the prostanoid group of drugs.
Jesus, said to be the first wolf person in Britain for 30 years, has hair all over his face due to a condition called hypertrichosis, or werewolf syndrome.
Minoxidil is of little benefit to patients of severe alopecia areata, alopecia totalis or alopecia universalisThe possible side effects from minoxidil are allergic and irritant contact dermatitis and hypertrichosis which is usually reversible with the interruption of the treatment.
They can have associated hypertrichosis and hyperpigmentation, and can run along the lines of nerves.
Hypertrichosis, scarring, and milia formation are other important clinical findings.
He meets a man in China nicknamed wool boy and the Aceves family from Mexico, many of whom suffer from the medical condition hypertrichosis, which causes them to have hair all over their face.
Congenital nevi are present at birth or appear within a few months and often have unique features, including perifollicular pigmentary changes, hypertrichosis, and focal hypopigmentation.
The visible features of apprehension that were evaluated included the skin complexion and type, scalp hair density, hirsutism, hypertrichosis, acne scars, facial features, hyperhidrosis and nails.
External ocular examination revealed blepharophimosis syndrome, hypertrichosis.
Porphyria cutanea tarda is a caused by an inborn enzyme deficiency in the heme biosynthetic pathway that results in mechanical fragility, subepidermal bullae, hypertrichosis, and pigmentation.