Aldrich syndrome


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Aldrich syndrome

[′ȯl·drich ‚sin‚drōm]
(medicine)
A recessive, sex-linked disease characterized by a complex of symptoms, including eczematoid dermatitis, thrombocytopenia, black stool, and a deficiency of immune globulins.
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