lipochondrodystrophy


lipochondrodystrophy
SYN: Hurler syndrome.

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li·po·chon·dro·dys·tro·phy -.kän-drə-'dis-trə-fē n, pl -phies MUCOPOLYSACCHARIDOSIS esp HURLER'S SYNDROME

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n.
multiple congenital defects affecting lipid (fat) metabolism, cartilage and bone, skin, and the major internal organs, leading to mental retardation, dwarfism, and deformities of the bones.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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