Kallmann syndrome

noun
Kall·​mann syndrome | \ ˈkȯl-mən- How to pronounce Kallmann syndrome (audio) \
variants: or Kallmann's syndrome \ -​mən(z)-​ \

Medical Definition of Kallmann syndrome

: a hereditary condition marked by hypogonadism caused by a deficiency of gonadotropins and anosmia caused by failure of the olfactory lobes to develop

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“Kallmann syndrome.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Kallmann%20syndrome. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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