What is another word for carotenemia?

Pronunciation: [kˌaɹə͡ʊtnˈiːmi͡ə] (IPA)

Carotenemia, a condition resulting from excessive consumption of carotene-rich foods like carrots and pumpkins, can cause an orange-yellow pigmentation of the skin. Synonyms for carotenemia include carotenoderma, carotenodermia, and xanthodermia. These terms also refer to the yellow or orange discoloration of the skin caused by excessive intake of carotenoids. In rare cases, carotenemia can be a sign of underlying medical conditions such as liver disease, diabetes, or anorexia nervosa. Treatment for carotenemia involves reducing the intake of carotenoid-rich foods and correcting any underlying medical conditions. It is important to consult a healthcare professional if you experience prolonged or concerning skin discoloration.

Synonyms for Carotenemia:

What are the hypernyms for Carotenemia?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    carotenemia, carotenodermia, hypercarotenemia.

What are the hyponyms for Carotenemia?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for carotenemia (as nouns)

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