from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The habit of biting off the ends of the hairs of the beard or mustache.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun Compulsive
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And yes, it looks like the results of a colon cleansing at a trichophagia clinic.
Turns out the young woman, whose name has not been released (we don't blame her) suffers from trichophagia.
We present a 7 year old girl with Rapunzel syndrome, where the trichobezoar was not suspected at all specially with negative history of trichophagia.