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monilethrix
medical dictionary

An autosomal dominant trichodystrophy in which brittle hairs show a series of constrictions, usually without a medulla.

Synonyms: beaded hair, moniliform hair.

Origin: L. Monile, necklace, + G. Thrix, hair

(05 Mar 2000)

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