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Abnormality of the axillary hair

MedGen UID:
867896
Concept ID:
C4022287
Anatomical Abnormality
HPO: HP:0100134

Definition

Abnormality of the growth of the axillary hair. Axillary hair is part of the secondary sexual hair, which normally ensues during puberty. [from HPO]

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CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVAbnormality of the axillary hair

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PubMed

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Etiology

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Diagnosis

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Therapy

Özkaya E, Günay MB, Babuna Kobaner G, Keskinkaya Z, Gökalp MO
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Prognosis

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Clinical prediction guides

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