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Anton's syndrome

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noun An·ton's syndrome \ˈan-ˌtänz-\

Medical Definition of Anton's syndrome

  1. :  a disorder marked by psychological denial and rationalization of clinically evident loss of vision



Biographical Note for anton's syndrome

An·ton \ˈän-ˌtōn\play Gabriel (1858–1933), German neuropsychiatrist. Anton first described the syndrome that bears his name in an article published in 1899.


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