Björnstad's syndrome

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Björnstad's syndrome

[byôrn′städz]
Etymology: R. Björnstad, Swedish dermatologist, 20th century
an autosomal-recessive disorder characterized by congenital sensorineural deafness and kinky hair.
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This phenomenon is more noticeable in blonds and can be an isolated case or syndromal, as with Bjornstad's syndrome, he said.