acrodermatosis ac·ro·der·ma·to·sis (āk’rō-dûr’mə-tō’sĭs)
any of several cutaneous diseases affecting the distal portions of the extremities.
acrodolichomelia acrodolichomelia ac·ro·dol·i·cho·me·li·a (āk’rō-dŏl’ĭ-kō-mē’lē-ə, -mēl’yə) n. abnormal growth of the hands and feet.
having rootless teeth fastened to the alveolar ridge of the jaws. historical examples trogonophis, pachycalamus and agamodon of africa are all acrodont; the other genera are pleurodont. encyclopaedia britannica, 11th edition, volume 16, slice 7 various the teeth are large and acrodont, and occur on the pterygoids as well as on the jaws. the vertebrate […]
adjective (of the veins of a leaf) running parallel to the edges of the leaf and fusing at the tip also acrodromous (əˈkrɒdrəməs)
acrodynia acrodynia ac·ro·dyn·ia (āk’rō-dĭn’ē-ə) n. a syndrome in children and infants caused by mercury poisoning, characterized by erythema of the extremities, chest, and nose, polyneuritis, and gastrointestinal disorders. also called dermatopolyneuritis, erythredema, pink disease, swift’s disease. a syndrome -ssociated with ingestion of mercury by adults, characterized by photophobia, sweating, and tachycardia.
acrodysostosis acrodysostosis ac·ro·dys·os·to·sis (āk’rō-dĭs’ŏs-tō’sĭs) n. a disorder marked by abnormally small hands and feet, facial changes, and mental r-t-rdation.