Friedreich's ataxia

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Friedreich's ataxia Fried·reich's ataxia (frēd'rīks, -rīKHs)
n.
See hereditary spinal ataxia.

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friedreich's ataxia

noun
sclerosis of the posterior and lateral columns of the spinal cord; characterized by muscular weakness and abnormal gait; occurs in children 
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