dyspigmentation dys·pig·men·ta·tion (dĭs’pĭg-mən-tā’shən)
An abnormality in the formation or distribution of pigment, especially in the skin.
[dis-pley-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh] /dɪsˈpleɪ ʒə, -ʒi ə, -zi ə/ noun, Pathology. 1. abnormal growth or development of cells, tissue, bone, or an organ. /dɪsˈpleɪzɪə/ noun 1. abnormal development of an organ or part of the body, including congenital absence n. 1935, Modern Latin, from dys- + -plasia, from Greek plasis “molding, conformation,” from plassein (see […]
- Dysplasia epiphysialis multiplex
dysplasia epiphysialis multiplex dysplasia ep·i·phys·i·a·lis mul·ti·plex (ěp’ə-fĭz’ē-ā’lĭs mŭl’tə-plěks’) n. An inherited abnormality affecting bone epiphyses, characterized by difficulty in walking, pain and stiffness of joints, stubby fingers, and often a type of dwarfism.
- Dysplasia epiphysialis punctata
dysplasia epiphysialis punctata dysplasia epiphysialis punc·ta·ta (pŭngk-tā’tə) n. See stippled epiphysis.
[disp-nee-uh] /dɪspˈni ə/ noun, Pathology. 1. difficult or labored breathing. dyspnea dysp·ne·a (dĭsp-nē’ə) n. Difficulty in breathing, often associated with lung or heart disease and resulting in shortness of breath. dysp·ne’ic (-nē’ĭk) adj. dyspnea (dĭsp-nē’ə) Difficulty in breathing, often associated with lung or heart disease and resulting in shortness of breath.