geroderma

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geroderma

[‚jer·ō′dər·mə]
(medicine)
The skin of old age, showing atrophy, loss of fat, and loss of elasticity.
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Differential Diagnosis: 1) Ehlers--Danlos syndrome, 2) Gerodermia osteodysplastica 3) Lenz Majewski Syndrome, 4) Hyperostotic dwarfism, 5) SCARF Syndrome (Skeletal abnormalities, Cutis Laxa, Craniostenosis, ambiguous genitalia, retardation, facial abnormalities, Costello syndrome) and 6, MACS syndrome (Macrocephaly, Alopecia, cutis laxa and scoliosis).