Scheie's syndrome


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Scheie's syndrome

[′shī·əz ‚sin‚drōm]
(medicine)
A hereditary disease transmitted as an autosomal recessive and characterized by high levels of chondroitin sulfate B in the urine, mild distortion of the facies, hypertrichosis, clouding of the cornea, and aortic valve disease.
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