Name = Madarosis

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Madarosis is the absence or loss of the eyelashes (and sometimes the eyebrows), either as a congenital condition or as a result of an infection.


*cite book|last=Dutton|first=Jonathan J. |coauthors=Gregg S. Gayre, Alan D. Proia|title=Diagnostic Atlas of Common Eyelid Diseases |publisher=CRC Press|date=2007|location=New York|pages=p. 86|isbn=9780824728397|url=|accessdate=2008-09-21

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  • madarosis — f. patol. Caída de los pelos de las pestañas y de las cejas, causado generalmente por inflamaciones que destruyen el folículo piloso. Medical Dictionary. 2011. madarosis …   Diccionario médico

  • madarosis — (n.) loss of the eyelashes, 1690s, medical Latin, from Gk. madarosis baldness. Related: Madarotic …   Etymology dictionary

  • Madarosis — (griech. madaros, kahl), auch Madesis, bezeichnet den Ausfall der Wimpern und lateralen Augenbrauen. Sie kann verursacht werden durch eine chronische entzündliche Erkrankung des Augenlides, insbesondere durch eine chronische Blepharitis[1] sowie… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Madarōsis — (gr.), 1) Ausfallen der Haare; 2) bes. der Augenlider …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Madarōsis — Madarōsis, s. Madesis …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Madarosis — Madarosis, griech., das Ausfallen der Haare, besonders der Augenwimpern …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • madarosis — Eng. Madarosis Pérdida de pestañas ocasionada por blefaritis, medicación tópica crónica, cirugía o alteraciones sistémicas …   Diccionario de oftalmología

  • madarosis — noun The loss of eyebrows or eyelashes. See Also: madarotic …   Wiktionary

  • madarosis — 1. SYN: milphosis. 2. SYN: alopecia adnata. [G. a falling off of the eyelashes, fr. madao, to fall off (of hair)] * * * mad·a·ro·sis .mad ə rō səs n, pl ro·ses .sēz loss of the eyelashes or of the hair of the eyebrows mad·a·rot·ic rät ik adj * *… …   Medical dictionary

  • Madarosis — Håraffald …   Danske encyklopædi

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