polydystrophy

polydystrophy

 [pol″e-dis´trah-fe]
degeneration, dysfunction, or atrophy of several tissues or organs, as in some congenital syndromes.
pseudo-Hurler polydystrophy mucolipidosis III.

pol·y·dys·tro·phy

(pol'ē-dis'trŏ-fē),
A condition characterized by the presence of many congenital anomalies.
[poly- + dystrophy]

polydystrophy

(pol?e-dis'tro-fe) [? + ? + trophe, nourishment]
The condition of having multiple congenital anomalies of the connective tissues.

pseudo-Hurler polydystrophy

Mucolipidosis type III.
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Mucopolysaccharidosis VI and pseudo-Hurler polydystrophy (ML III) were considered in the differential diagnosis.
I-Cell disease (mucolipidosis II, McKusick 252500) and a clinically milder, form pseudo-Hurler polydystrophy (mucolipidosis III, McKusick 252600), are autosomal, recessively inherited lysosomal storage diseases in which the transport of newly synthesized lysosomal enzymes into lysosomes is affected (6).
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