hereditary cerebral leukodystrophy n.
See Merzbacher-Pelizaeus disease.
- Hereditary chorea
hereditary chorea n. A chronic disorder characterized by choreic movements in the face and extremities, accompanied by a gradual loss of the mental faculties ending in dementia. Also called Huntington’s chorea, Huntington’s disease.
- Hereditary hypertrophic neuropathy
hereditary hypertrophic neuropathy n. An inherited chronic sensorimotor multiple neuropathy characterized by the progressive swelling and mucoid degeneration of peripheral nerves. Also called Déjérine’s disease.
- Hereditary lymphedema
hereditary lymphedema n. Permanent pitting edema, usually confined to the lower extremities. Also called trophedema.
- Hereditary opalescent dentin
hereditary opalescent dentin n. See dentinogenesis imperfecta.