Eclabium

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Eclabium means the turning outwards of a lip. Eclabium comes from the Greek word "ek" meaning "out," and the Latin word "labium" meaning "lip." This deformation occurs in most babies born with Harlequin type ichthyosis.[1]

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  1. ^ ABPP-CN, Dominic A. Carone, PhD,. "MedFriendly.com: Easy to Understand Medical Dictionary & Encyclopedia". www.medfriendly.com.