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Meaning of VITILIGO

Pronunciation:  `vit'leegow

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  an acquired skin disease characterized by patches of unpigmented skin (often surrounded by a heavily pigmented border)
 

VITILIGO is a 8 letter word that starts with V.

 

 See Also: disease of the skin, hypopigmentation, skin condition, skin disease, skin disorder, skin problem

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Vit`i*li"go\, n. [L., a kind of tetter, fr. vitium
blemish, vice.] (Med.)
A rare skin disease consisting in the development of smooth,
milk-white spots upon various parts of the body.

 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: Vitiligo is the condition of having abnormally white or discolored areas on the skin.
 

 

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