oculoauriculovertebral dysplasia

/ (ˈɒkjʊləʊˌɔːˈrɪkjʊləʊˈvɜːtɪbrəl dɪspleɪzɪə) /

noun

the technical name for Goldenhar's syndrome

Nearby words

  1. orofacial,
  2. orofaciodigital syndrome,
  3. orogen,
  4. orogenesis,
  5. orogenic,
  6. orographic,
  7. orographic cloud,
  8. orographic precipitation,
  9. orography,
  10. oroide

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Medicine definitions for oculoauriculovertebral dysplasia

oculoauriculovertebral dysplasia

[ ŏk′yə-lō-ô-rĭk′yə-lō-vûrtə-brəl, -vər-tēbrəl ]

n.

A complex of syndromes characterized by cysts on the eyeball, swellings around the auricle of the ear, an abnormally small jaw, and vertebral anomalies.

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