infantile neuroaxonal dystrophy
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infantile neuroaxonal dystrophy[′in·fən‚tīl ¦nu̇·rō¦ak·sən·əl ′dis·trə·fē]
A familial disease of the central nervous system occurring early in life and characterized by axonal swellings, arrested development, atrophy of the optic nerves, and eventual blindness.
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