TITLE

Lesch-Nyhan disease

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1225
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "Lesch-Nyhan disease" is presented. It refers to an inherited metabolic disease that affects only males, in whom mental retardation, aggressive behavior, self-mutilation and renal failure are exhibited. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21234014

 

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