What is the medical term meaning any disorder of pigmentation?

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Diseases marked by abnormal pigmentation may be called chromatosis or melanosis, or melanopathy. Amelanism or amelanosis is the term used for a lack of pigmentation of the skin.

Some examples of chromatosis or melanosis:
  • Vitiligo, an autoimmune disorder characterized by splotchy white patches of unpigmented skin.
  • chloasma,
  • Addison's disease
  • hepatitis
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