dysplastic nevus syndrome n.
An atypical nevus, usually larger than 5 millimeters in diameter with variable pigmentation and ill-defined borders, marked by melanocytic dysplasia and associated with an increased risk for the development of nonfamilial cutaneous malignant melanoma. Also called dysplastic nevus.
[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.
/dɪspˈniːə/ noun 1. difficulty in breathing or in catching the breath Compare eupnoea
[dis-prak-see-uh] /dɪsˈpræk si ə/ noun, Pathology. 1. inability to perform coordinated movements. /dɪsˈpræksɪə/ noun 1. (pathol) an impairment in the control of the motor system; it may be developmental or acquired, resulting from a cerebral lesion dyspraxia dys·prax·i·a (dĭs-prāk’sē-ə) n. The impairment or painful functioning of an organ.
[dis-proh-see-uh m, -shee-] /dɪsˈproʊ si əm, -ʃi-/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a rare-earth metallic element, highly reactive and paramagnetic, found in small amounts in various rare-earth minerals, as euxenite and monazite: used to absorb neutrons in nuclear reactors. Symbol: Dy; atomic weight: 162.50; atomic number: 66. /dɪsˈprəʊsɪəm/ noun 1. a soft silvery-white metallic element of the […]