Werner's syndrome(redirected from Werner syndrome)
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Werner's syndrome[′ver·nərz ‚sin‚drōm]
A complex of symptoms, thought to be inherited as an autosomal recessive, including premature senescence, dwarfism, cataracts, scleroderma-like changes of the skin, osteoporosis, and multiglandular dysfunction.
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