polytrichia

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polytrichia

 [pol″e-trik´e-ah]
hypertrichosis; excessive hairiness.
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pol·y·trich·i·a

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

(pol'ē-trik'ē-ă)
Excessive hairiness.
[poly- + G. thrix (trich-), hair]
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No masculinization, such as acne and polytrichosis, was noted (Figure 1).