gyrate atrophy of choroid and retina

n.

Progressive atrophy of the choriocapillary layer of the eye, the pigmentary epithelium, and the retina with associated ornithinuria.

Nearby words

gyr-, gyral, gyrally, gyrase, gyrate, gyrate atrophy of choroid and retina, gyration, gyrator, gyratory, gyre, gyrectomy
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