infantile scurvy

n.

An acute form of scurvy in infants resulting from malnutrition, marked by pallor, fetid breath, coated tongue, diarrhea, and subperiosteal hemorrhages.Barlow's disease

Nearby words

  1. infantile neuroaxonal dystrophy,
  2. infantile osteomalacia,
  3. infantile paralysis,
  4. infantile progressive spinal muscular atrophy,
  5. infantile purulent conjunctivitis,
  6. infantile sexuality,
  7. infantile spasm,
  8. infantilism,
  9. infantilize,
  10. infantine


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