achromasia


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Related to achromasia: achromatopsia, albinism, albino

achromasia

 [ak″ro-ma´zhah]
the inability of tissues or cells to be stained.

ach·ro·ma·si·a

(ak'rō-mā'sē-ă),
1. Pallor associated with hippocratic facies, emaciation, and weakness, often heralding a moribund state. Synonym(s): cachectic pallor
2. Synonym(s): achromia
[G. achrōmos, colorless]

achromasia

/achro·ma·sia/ (ak″ro-ma´zhah)
1. lack of normal skin pigmentation.
2. the inability of tissues or cells to be stained.

achromasia

(1) Lacking colour.
(2) Leukoderma.

ach·ro·ma·si·a

(ak'rō-mā'zē-ă)
Pallor associated with hippocratic facies, emaciation, and weakness, often heralding a moribund state.
Synonym(s): cachectic pallor.
[G. achrōmos, colorless]

achromasia

1. lack of normal skin pigmentation.
2. the inability of tissues or cells to be stained.