lipid proteinosis

n.

An inherited lipid metabolism disorder characterized by deposits of a protein-lipid complex on the labial mucosa and sublingual and faucial areas, and by papillomatous eyelid lesions.

Nearby words

  1. lipetsk,
  2. lipid,
  3. lipid granulomatosis,
  4. lipid histiocytosis,
  5. lipid pneumonia,
  6. lipide,
  7. lipidemia,
  8. lipidosis,
  9. lipids,
  10. lipitor


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