Definition of Chromhidrosis

1. Noun. (medicine) A rare condition characterized by the secretion of coloured sweat, caused by the deposition of lipofuscin in the sweat glands. ¹



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Medical Definition of Chromhidrosis

1. A rare condition characterised by the excretion of sweat containing pigment. Synonym: chromidrosis. Origin: chrom-+ G. Hidros, sweat Apocrine chromhidrosis, excretion of coloured sweat, usually black, from apocrine glands, due to an abnormal lipochrome content of the secretion, occurring on the face or the axillae in adult Negro males. (05 Mar 2000)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Chromhidrosis

chrome red
chrome ulcer
chrome yellow
chromed
chromedome
chromel
chromeless
chromels
chromene
chromenes
chromenol
chromes
chromesthesia
chrometophobia
chromferide
chromhidrosis (current term)
chromian
chromic
chromic acid
chromic phosphate P 32 colloidal suspension
chromid
chromide
chromides
chromidia
chromidial apparatus
chromidial net
chromidial substance
chromidiation
chromidiosis
chromidium

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