ichthyosis hystrix gravior

noun
ichthyosis hys·​trix gra·​vi·​or | \ -ˈhis-triks-ˈgrav-ē-ˌȯr How to pronounce ichthyosis hystrix gravior (audio) , -ˈgräv- How to pronounce ichthyosis hystrix gravior (audio) \

Medical Definition of ichthyosis hystrix gravior

: a rare hereditary disease characterized by the formation of brown, verrucose, and often linear lesions of the skin

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“Ichthyosis hystrix gravior.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ichthyosis%20hystrix%20gravior. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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