egg-white syndromemedical dictionary

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Dermatitis, loss of hair, and loss of muscle coordination, produced in rats by diets containing large amounts of raw egg white, the avidin of which combines with biotin producing a deficiency of the latter.

Synonyms: egg-white injury.

(05 Mar 2000)

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