xerasia


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xerasia

(zɪˈreɪzɪə)
n
(Pathology) a hair disease characterized by extreme dryness and brittleness
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Xerasia is an excessive dryness of which part of the body?
In this study, the most common symptoms at presentation after swelling in the neck included weakness (23.8%), increased weight (25%), intolerability to cold (13.8%) and dry hair (xerasia) (12.5%) (9, 11).