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Sydenham's chorea

/ (ˈsɪdənəmz) /
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noun
a form of chorea affecting children, often associated with rheumatic feverNontechnical name: Saint Vitus's dance
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Word Origin for Sydenham's chorea

named after T. Sydenham (1624–89), English physician

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