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Turner's syndrome

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A congenital condition of females associated with a defect or absence of an X-chromosome, characterized by short stature, sexual underdevelopment, and other physical abnormalities.

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  • n. a chromosomal disorder in females who have only one X chromosome; marked by dwarfism and heart abnormalities and underdeveloped sex organs

Etymologies

After Henry Hubert Turner (1892-1970), American endocrinologist.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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