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

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.

an·hi·drot·ic

(an'hī-drot'ik)
Relating to, or characterized by, anhidrosis.
Synonym(s): adiaphoretic.
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In this case report, it is aimed to describe the prosthetic rehabilitation of young boy with anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia associated with severe anodontia.
[Early implant treatment of a child with anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia.
The anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia gene (EDA) undergoes alternative splicing and encodes ectodysplasin-A with deletion mutations in collagenous repeats.
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.
(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).
To avoid irritation, this anhidrotic should be applied to the dry axillae at bedtime, and then washed off 6-8 hours later.
Self Research Institute of Human Genetics in Greenwood, S.C., 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.
X-linked anhidrotic (hypohidrotic) ectodermal dysplasia is caused by a mutation in a novel transmembrane protein.
Kere J, Srivastava AK, Montonon O.X- linked anhidrotic (hypohidrotic) ectodermal dysplasia is caused by mutation in a novel transmembrane protein.
INTRODUCTION-X-Linked Hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia (also known as "Anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia," and "Christ-Siemens-Touraine syndrome) is a genetic disorders of absence to near absence of eccrine sweating, presence of faulty dentition and characteristic facies.
Lamartine[1] in 2003 has described various well defined ectodermal dysplasia as Hypohidrotic (anhidrotic), Hidrotic (Clouston'syndrome), Ectrodactyly-Ectodermal dysplasia-cleft syndrome (EEC), Rapp-Hodgkin Syndrome, Hay-Wells syndrome or ankyloblepharon ectodermal dysplasia.