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Definition of the noun achromia

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noun - plural: -

  1. an absence of normal pigmentation especially in the skin (as in albinism) or in red blood cells

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Google previewThe Jewelers' Circular and Horological Review (1898)

Achromia is a state or condition synonymous with Albinism. Achromatopsia (ah- kro - mat -op'-se- ah). [Greek, a = lacking -f chroma = color -)- ops = eye.] Synonyms: color blind, Dal- tinism. Color blindness may be partial or complete. It is said ...

Google previewMidline Medical Dictionary (2002)

by P. S. Rawat

Achromia Acholuric. Having no bile pigment in the urine. 3 f*T* (Ha) Acholus. See Acholous. Achondroplasia. Foetal rickets, resulting in dwarfism. TT feas"; * TETRAgra; GUTRA-3 faāT Achor. Crusta lactea; a running sore on an infant's ...

Google previewBlack's Student Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Harvey Marcovitch

Achromia ...

Google previewBlack's Medical Dictionary (2005)

by Bloomsbury Publishing

Achromia. Loss of colour – for example, DEPIGMENTATION of the SKIN or of the iris ...

Google previewThe American Heritage Medical Dictionary (2008)

by Houghton Mifflin Company, American Heritage

See achromia. acheroemateic vision (āk/ro-mät/ik) n. See achromatopsia. a-chro-ma-toley•sis ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

achromia /akrǀމmƝۑ/[Gk, a + FKUǀPD without colour], the absence or loss of normal skin pigment. Achromobacter /akrǀމmǀbakމtۑ/, a genus of gram-negative, rod-shaped, flagellated bacteria that do not form pigment ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Achromia A congenital ...

Google previewOphthalmic Dictionary and Vocabulary Builder for Eye Care Professionals (2012)

by Harold A Stein, Raymond M Stein

Achromia: Absence of color; lack of normal pigmentation. Actinomycosis: Unicellar filamentous organisms occupying a position intermediate between bacteria and mold that may cause conjunctivitis, keratitis, and uveitis, as well as blockage of ...

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2013)

by Mosby

achromia /akr6'mé.;/ [Gk, a + chroma, without color], 1. depigmentation.

Google previewInverted Medical Dictionary, Second Edition (1991)

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

rodonalgia skin parasite dermatozoan animal parasite of the skin skin pigment excessive hyperchromatism hyperchromia skin pigment lacking achromasia achromia achromoderma leukoderma leukopathia leukopathy skin pinching impulse ...

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

achromia (a-kro'mé-o) N. absence of normal color, as in albinism. ADJ. achromic achylia (5-KI'lé-e) N. absence or severe deficiency of ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Medica (1902)

by Chalmers Watson

The converse, however, may occur ; transitory achromia is often left after treatment by chrysarobin, but in rare cases it occurs persistently without apparent cause, and even scarring may be produced with slightly increased pigmentation round ...

Google previewLexicon Orthopaedic Etymology (1999)

by Diab

“blossom, flower,” and achromia unguium: “lack of color of the nails,” from Greek xpdoua (stem ...

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