Norrie disease

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

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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