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fucosidosis

noun fu·co·si·do·sis \ -ˌkō-sə-ˈdō-səs \

medical Definition of fucosidosis

plural fucosidoses play \-ˌsēz\
: a disorder of metabolism inherited as a recessive trait and characterized by progressive neurological degeneration, deficiency of the alpha stereoisomer of fucosidase, and accumulation of fucose-containing carbohydrates

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