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Lou Gehrig's disease

noun, Pathology
Origin
1955-1960
1955-60
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Lou Gehrig's disease

/luː ˈɡɛrɪɡ/
noun
1.
Word Origin
C20: named after Lou Gehrig (1903–41), US baseball player who suffered from it
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lou gehrig disease in Medicine

Lou Gehrig's disease Lou Geh·rig's disease (lōō' gěr'ĭgz)
n.
See amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

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Lou Gehrig's disease
  (l' gěr'ĭgz)   
See amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
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