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lcat deficiency in Medicine

LCAT deficiency

n.
  1. A rare inherited condition due to very low lecithin cholesterol acyltransferase activity, characterized by corneal opacities, anemia, proteinuria, and the accumulation of unesterfied cholesterol in plasma and tissues.
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