choroideremia

noun
cho·​roi·​de·​re·​mia
variants: or chiefly British choroideraemia \ ˌkōr-​ˌȯid-​ə-​ˈrē-​mē-​ə, ˈkȯr-​ How to pronounce choroideremia (audio) \

Medical Definition of choroideremia

: progressive degeneration of the choroid that is an X-linked trait chiefly affecting males and that is characterized by night blindness, constriction of the visual field, and eventual blindness

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“Choroideremia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/choroideremia. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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