achromasia definition

  • noun:
    • Absence of typical skin pigmentation (from bruising, anxiety or disease); pallor or achromia
    • The inability of a cell or tissue to be stained
    • In pathology, decreased pigment in skin.
    • unnatural decreased shade when you look at the epidermis (as from bruising or sickness or emotional stress)

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