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hereditary progressive arthro-ophthalmopathy

hereditary progressive arthro-ophthalmopathy in Medicine

hereditary progressive arthro-ophthalmopathy n.
A hereditary disease marked by progressive myopia and abnormal epiphysial development in vertebrae and long bones. Also called Stickler syndrome.

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