Hunter's syndrome

noun
variants: or Hunter syndrome \ ˈhən-​tər(z)-​ How to pronounce Hunter's syndrome (audio) \

Medical Definition of Hunter's syndrome

: a mucopolysaccharidosis that is similar to Hurler syndrome but is inherited as a sex-linked recessive trait and has milder symptoms

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“Hunter's syndrome.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Hunter%27s%20syndrome. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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