Definition of Hypertrichosis

1. Noun. A medical condition of excessive body hair, either affecting most of the torso and limbs, or localized to an area of skin. It may be mild or severe. ¹



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Medical Definition of Hypertrichosis

1. Excessive growth of the hair. Also called polytrichia and polytrichosis. (cf. Hirsutism) Origin: Gr. Thrix = hair This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hypertrichosis

hypertonia
hypertonia polycythemica
hypertonias
hypertonic
hypertonic bladder
hypertonic solution
hypertonic solutions
hypertonicities
hypertonicity
hypertonus
hypertoroid
hypertoroids
hypertrees
hypertrichiasis
hypertrichophrydia
hypertrichosis (current term)
hypertrichosis lanuginosa
hypertrichosis partialis
hypertrichosis universalis
hypertridimensional
hypertriglyceridaemia
hypertriglyceridaemias
hypertriglyceridemia
hypertriglyceridemias
hypertriton
hypertritons
hypertroph
hypertrophia
hypertrophic
hypertrophic arthritis

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