Norrie disease

noun
Nor·​rie disease
variants: also Norrie's disease \ ˈnȯ(ə)r-​(ˌ)ē(z)-​ How to pronounce Norrie disease (audio) \

Medical Definition of Norrie disease

: a rare congenital X-linked disease that affects males and is characterized especially by retinal malformation and opacification of the vitreous body leading to blindness, by progressive mental deterioration, and by deafness

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“Norrie disease.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Norrie%20disease. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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