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Happy-puppet syndrome

happy-puppet syndrome hap·py-pup·pet syndrome (hāp’ē-pŭp’ĭt)
A congenital syndrome of unknown cause that is characterized by mental retardation, ataxic movements, hypotonia, epileptic seizures, prolonged and easily provoked spasms of laughter, prognathism, and an open-mouthed facial expression.


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