polytrichia

polytrichia

 [pol″e-trik´e-ah]
hypertrichosis; excessive hairiness.

pol·y·trich·i·a

(pol'ē-trik'ē-ă),
Excessive hairiness.
Synonym(s): polytrichosis
[poly- + G. thrix (trich-), hair]

polytrichia

/poly·trich·ia/ (-trik´e-ah) hypertrichosis.

pol·y·trich·i·a

(pol'ē-trik'ē-ă)
Excessive hairiness.
[poly- + G. thrix (trich-), hair]

polytrichia

hypertrichosis; excessive hairiness.
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If there is polytrichia or compounding of follicles, it may be tempting to fit the punch tool over what are also sometimes called "doll's hairs.
Caption: In this case of inflammatory cicatricial alopecia with clinical findings of erythema, perifollicular scale, and early polytrichia, a biopsy was done within the marked area, which was diagnostic of lichen planopilaris.
Left untreated, advancing permanent hair loss ensues and may result in an end-stage pattern of tufted folliculitis or polytrichia, where interspersed dilated follicular openings house multiple hairs.
Also seen histologically is lymphocytic perifollicular inflammation and polytrichia.
Observaciones: Esta especie se encuentra ubicada en la Seccion Lepidoglossa y en la subseccion Polytrichia.
This paper features some taxonomic contributions for Elaphoglossum section Polytrichia subsection Hybrida (Elaphoglossaceae) in Mexico and Central America.
elegantipes Mickel, but the first species belong to at the Section Polytrichia SubsectionHybrida and the second species belong to the Section Elaphoglossum Subsection Pachyglossa.