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Definition of the noun achromasia

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noun - plural: -

  1. unnatural lack of color in the skin (as from bruising or sickness or emotional distress)

Alternative definition of the noun achromasia


  1. Absence of normal skin pigmentation (from bruising, stress or disease); pallor or achromia
  2. The inability of a cell or tissue to be stained


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Google previewLocalization in Clinical Neurology (2016)

by Paul Brazis, Joseph C. Masdeu, José Biller

or corticodentatonigral degeneration with neuronal achromasia is a distinct disease with clinical features referable to both cortical and basal ...

Google previewWeiner and Levitt's Neurology (2008)

by Alexander Rae-Grant

Cortocobasal Degeneration with Neuronal Achromasia Cortocobasal degeneration with neuronal achromasia is a rare disorder in which patients have a progressive dementia, which may be marked by a striking lateralization of findings.

Google previewDictionary of Optometry and Visual Science (2014)

by Michel Millodot

achromasia See achromatopsia. achromat See lens, achromatic. achromatic 1. See lens, achromatic. 2. The condition of being totally colour blind.

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

achromasia [ak′′ro-ma'zh ]1. lackofnormal skin pigmentation. 2. the inability of tissues or cells to be.

Google previewBailliere's Nurses' Dictionary (2014)

for Nurses and Healthcare Workers by Barbara F. Weller

achromasia 1. lack of colour in the skin.

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)


Google previewMidline Medical Dictionary (2002)

by P. S. Rawat

Achromasia. Absence of colour, loss of stain from a cell.

Google previewA Dictionary of Nursing (2008)

by Elizabeth Martin, Tanya McFerran

achromasia [ak—roh—Inay-zizi] n. achromatopsia [a-kroh-ma-top-sia] n. the inability to differentiate different shades of colour. Such complete colour blindness is very rare and is usually determined by hereditary factors. achylia [a —ky-lia] n.

Google previewDictionary of Veterinary Nursing (2016)

by Sue Guthrie, Denis Richard Lane, Sian Griffith

achromasia Lack of normal skin pigmentation. achromotrichia Bleached appearance of the coat owing to a lack of pigment; see also VITILIGO. aciclovir An antiviral substance that inhibits the formation of DNA ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Achromasia 1. Lack of pigment in the skin. 2. Lack of a staining reaction in a cell. Achromatic Free from color. Achromatin Tissue that cannot be readily stained. Achromatism Total color blindness. Achromatocyte Variant spelling of achromocyte ...

Google previewAustralian Nurses' Dictionary (2016)

by Jennie King, Rhonda Hawley

achromasia (ˌaykroh mayzi⋅ə) 1. lack of colour in the skin. 2. absence of normal reaction to staining in a tissue or cell. achromatopsia (ˌaykrohmə topsi⋅ə) complete colour blindness caused by ...

Google previewConcise Pocket Medical Dictionary (2015)

by UN Panda

Achromasia 1. Cachectic ...

Google previewDICTIONARY OF MEDICAL TERMS,6th ed. (2012)

achondroplastic achromasia (ék'ro-ma'zé-s) N. condition in which there is less pigment in the skin than is normal; pallor. See also ALBINIsM; VITILIGO. achromatism N. state of seeing gray tones instead of colors; colorlessness. achromia ...

Google previewA Pocket Medical Dictionary (1911)

Giving the Pronunciation and Definition of the Principal Words Used in Medicine and the Collateral Sciences ... by George Milbry Gould

Achromasia, ah~kro~ma' -ze-ah. 1. Absence of color. 2. Loss of stain from a cell. Achromatic, ah-kro-matf-ik. Without color. A. Lens, a lens correcting chromatic aberration.

Google previewInverted Medical Dictionary, Second Edition (1991)

by Bruce C. Carlstedt, Mary J. Stanaszek, Walter F. Stanaszek

dermatorrhagia blood discharging from skin skin blue spot lividity black and blue spots on skin skin bone formation osteodermia osteosis cutis skin color lacking achromasia skin cyst dermatocyst skin darkening melanoderma melasma due ...

Google previewDictionary of Invertebrate Zoology --Paperback (2010)

by Maggenti Mary Ann, Maggenti Armand, Gardner Scott

achroic see achroous achromasia, achromasie n. [Gr. a, without; chroma, color] Lacking the usual reaction to stains. see chromasia. achromatic a.

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Video shows what achromasia means. Absence of normal skin pigmentation (from bruising, stress or disease), pallor or achromia. The inability of a cell or tissue ...

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