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hand-schüller-christian disease in Medicine

Hand-Schüller-Christian disease

(hănd-)
n.
  1. A progressive disease beginning in childhood that is marked by protruding eyeballs, diabetes insipidus, and a softening and destruction of bone, especially the skull, and is caused by abnormal cholesterol metabolism.Christian's disease Schüller's disease
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