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ectodermal dysplasia


Definition: a congenital defect of the ectodermal tissues, including the skin and its appendages; associated with dysplasia of the teeth and hyperthermia.

See: anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia, hidrotic ectodermal dysplasia

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