Medical Definition of Leri-Weill syndrome

1. A bone dysplasia characterised by bowing of the radius, dorsal dislocation of the distal ulna and proximal carpal bones, and mesomelic dwarfism; autosomal dominant inheritance. Synonym: Leri's pleonosteosis, Leri-Weill disease, Leri-Weill syndrome. Origin: dys-+ G. Chondros, cartilage, + osteon, bone, + -osis, condition (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Leri-Weill Syndrome

Leptotrombidium
Leptotyphlopidae
Leptotyphlops
Leptotyphlops humilis
Lepus
Lepus americanus
Lepus arcticus
Lepus californicus
Lepus europaeus
Lepus townsendi
Ler
Leri
Leri's pleonosteosis
Leri's sign
Leri-Weill disease
Leri-Weill syndrome (current term)
Leriche
Leriche's operation
Lermontov
Lermoyez
Lermoyez' syndrome
Lerner
Lerner homeostasis
Leroi
Leroy
Leroy Robert Paige
Lerwick
Lesath

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