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alopecia congenitalis


Definition: absence of all hair at birth. May be associated with psychomotor epilepsy [MIM*104130]; autosomal dominant or X-linked [MIM*300042] inheritance.

Synonym(s): congenital baldness, hypotrichiasis2

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