Definition of Alphosis
1. lack of skin pigmentation [n -SISES]
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Literary usage of Alphosis
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1. On diseases of the skin: A System of Cutaneous Medicine by Erasmus Wilson (1868)
"... cr.v; "it is a freckled spot that groweth in liic skin; he is clean." • alphosis ... whiteness; alphosis is one of the species of Mason Good's penu*. ..."
2. The London Medical Repository and Review (1817)
"MISCELLANEOUS. your last Number, you point out an omission of Species under the ^enus alphosis. The remark does credit to the accuracy of your reading : but ..."
3. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1883)
"These three types of alphosis may lead us in the future to a more correct study of the causes. 1. We have leucoderma in a woman who had no noticeable change ..."
4. The study of medicine by John Mason Good, Samuel Cooper (1829)
"After- alphosis. wards, however, similar varieties of the human species ... alphosis, regarded by our author as a species of disease, he notices the two ..."
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