Medical Dictionary

hyperpigmentation

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noun hy·per·pig·men·ta·tion \-ˌpig-mən-ˈtā-shən, -ˌmen-\

Medical Definition of hyperpigmentation

  1. :  excess pigmentation in a body part or tissue (as the skin) hyperpigmentation of deep inflammatory acne lesions—Elizabeth A. Abel et al

hyperpigmented

\-ˈpig-mənt-əd, -ˌment-\play adjective hyperpigmented skin

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