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Hypoplasia

Hypoplasia

(Science: embryology) The incomplete development or underdevelopment of an organ or tissue.

Origin: gr. Plasis = formation


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Re: two different color eyes

... (hypochromic).[5] In humans, usually, an excess of melanin indicates hyperplasia of the iris tissues, whereas a lack of melanin indicates hypoplasia. Heterochromia of the eye (heterochromia iridis or heterochromia iridum; the common wrong form "heterochromia iridium" is not correct ...

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by CaitlynLillis
Fri Dec 09, 2011 10:14 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: two different color eyes
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Re: Natural selection is proven wrong

... pp.102-103, as cited in Morris, 1974) some genetic disorders http://www.noah-health.org/en/genetic/ Specific Conditions * Achromatopsia * Adrenal Hypoplasia Congenita * Adrenoleukodystrophy * Aicardi Syndrome * Alagille Syndrome * Albinism/Hypopigmentation * Alexander Disease * Alpers' Disease ...

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by gamila
Thu Apr 23, 2009 4:16 am
 
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