TITLE

phakomatosis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1650
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term phakomatosis is presented. The term refers to any genetic neurocutaneous disorders in which anomalies are spread unevenly through the body. It is related to other terms such as Hippel's disease, neurofibromatosis and sclerosis. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21240481

 

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