scheie's syndrome

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Scheie's syndrome (shīz)
An inherited syndrome that is a form of Hurler's syndrome and is characterized by corneal clouding and deformity of the hands; stature and intelligence usually remain normal. Also called type IS mucopolysaccharidosis.

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