pseudohypoparathyroidism

noun
pseu·​do·​hy·​po·​para·​thy·​roid·​ism | \ -ˌhī-pō-ˌpar-ə-ˈthī-ˌrȯid-ˌiz-əm How to pronounce pseudohypoparathyroidism (audio) \

Medical Definition of pseudohypoparathyroidism

: a usually inherited disorder that clinically resembles hypoparathyroidism but results from the body's inability to respond normally to parathyroid hormone rather than from a deficiency of the hormone itself

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“Pseudohypoparathyroidism.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pseudohypoparathyroidism. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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