anhidrotic


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anhidrotic

 [an″hĭ-drot´ik]
pertaining to anhidrosis.

an·hi·drot·ic

(an'hi-drot'ik),
1. Relating to, or characterized by, anhidrosis.
2. Synonym(s): antiperspirant (2)
3. Denoting a reduction or absence of sweat glands, characteristic of congenital ectodermal defect and anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia.
Synonym(s): adiaphoretic

anhidrotic

/an·hi·drot·ic/ (an″hĭ-drot´ik)
1. promoting anhidrosis.
2. an agent that suppresses sweating.

anhidrotic

[an′hidrot′ik, an′hī-]
1 pertaining to anhidrosis.
2 an agent that reduces or suppresses perspiration.

an·hi·drot·ic

(an'hī-drot'ik)
1. Relating to, or characterized by, anhidrosis.
2. Denoting a reduction or absence of sweat glands, characteristic of congenital ectodermal defect and anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia.

anhidrotic

Tending to cause absence of sweating. The term is also applied to any drug or skin application which reduces or prevents sweating.

anhidrotic

topical agent used to control excess local sweat flow, by acting as a cooling agent, an astringent, or by rendering the epidermis less prone to maceration (e.g. formalin solution)

an·hi·drot·ic

(an'hī-drot'ik)
Relating to, or characterized by, anhidrosis.
Synonym(s): adiaphoretic.

anhidrotic

1. checking the flow of sweat.
2. an agent that suppresses perspiration.

anhidrotic asthenia
weight loss, dehydration and lassitude in animals introduced to tropical climates from a temperate area.
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Early implant treatment of a child with anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia.
X-linked anhidrotic (hypohidrotic) ectodermal dysplasia is caused by mutation in a novel transmembrane protein.
Multicore myopathy in a patient with anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia.
To avoid irritation, this anhidrotic one should apply to the dry axillae at bedtime, and then wash it off 6-8 hours later.
If this anhidrotic treatment is ineffective, the next step is intradermal injections of botulinum toxin type A.
2) Early reports, and some current ones, call this type of ED anhidrotic, but since affected people do sweat, albeit in limited amounts, hypohidrotic (meaning reduced sweating) is more appropriate than anhidrotic (meaning total absence of sweating).
3) This led to the first classification of the EDs: the hidrotic type (Clouston syndrome) and the anhidrotic (sic) type (HED).
To avoid irritation, this anhidrotic should be applied to the dry axillae at bedtime, and then washed off 6-8 hours later.
and his colleagues report in the August Nature Genetics that they have isolated a gene which, when faulty, causes the Indian family's complaint, now known as anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia.
DISCUSSION: Anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia (AED) is a rare disorder also known as Christ-Siemens-Touraine syndrome (2), Charels Darwin was one of the earliest observers to describe this condition.
Anhidrotic cctodennal dysplasia (Christ Siemens Touraine syndrome)--Case report with review.