Definition of Xanthochromia

1. Noun. (medicine) The yellowish appearance of cerebrospinal fluid that accompanies certain conditions, especially subarachnoid hemorrhage. ¹



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Medical Definition of Xanthochromia

1. The occurrence of patches of yellow colour in the skin, resembling xanthoma, but without the nodules or plates. Synonym: cholesteroderma, xanthochroia, xanthoderma, xanthopathy, yellow disease, yellow skin. Origin: xantho-+ G. Chroma, colour (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Xanthochromia

xanthism
xanthitane
xanthite
xanthium
xanthiuria
xantho-
xanthoastrocytoma
xanthocarpous
xanthochroi
xanthochroia
xanthochroic
xanthochroid
xanthochromatic
xanthochrome
xanthochromes
xanthochromia (current term)
xanthochromic
xanthochroous
xanthocillin
xanthoconite
xanthocroic
xanthoderm
xanthoderma
xanthodermic
xanthoderms
xanthodont
xanthogen
xanthogenate
xanthogenates
xanthogenic

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