trichosis


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tri·cho·sis

 (trĭ-kō′sĭs)
n. pl. tri·cho·ses (-sēz)
Any disease of or affecting the hair.

trichosis

(trɪˈkəʊsɪs)
n
(Pathology) any abnormal condition or disease of the hair
[C19: via New Latin from Greek trikhōsis growth of hair]

trichosis

1. Medicine. any disease or abnormal growth of the hair.
2. a heavy growth of hair.
See also: Hair
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2004], Jones Syndrome, and Gingival Fibromatosis with hyper trichosis, although some recessive forms are also described in the literature [Coletta and Graner, 2006].