Medical term for hypertrichosis in between the eyebrows, thus giving an appearance of a single long eyebrow (or unibrow)


Synophrys is one of the prominent features of individuals with Cornelia de Lange syndrome. Conversely, synophrys is also seen in individuals without such disorder.

Word origin: syn- from Greek sun ( together, with) + ophrys (eyebrow)


  • unibrow
  • monobrow

Mentioned in:

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

This page was last modified on 8 July 2011, at 08:31. This page has been accessed 8,967 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link