lipofuscinosis

noun

li·​po·​fus·​cin·​o·​sis -ˌfəs-ə-ˈnō-səs How to pronounce lipofuscinosis (audio) -ˌfyüs- How to pronounce lipofuscinosis (audio)
plural lipofuscinoses -ˌsēz How to pronounce lipofuscinosis (audio)
: a storage disease (as Batten disease) marked by abnormal accumulation of lipofuscin in tissues especially of the brain

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“Lipofuscinosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/lipofuscinosis. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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