Milroy disease


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Milroy disease

 [mil´roi]
hereditary permanent lymphedema of the lower limbs due to lymphatic obstruction; called also congenital lymphedema.
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Mil·roy dis·ease

(mil'roy), [MIM*153100]
the congenital type of autosomal dominant lymphedema.
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Mil·roy dis·ease

(mil'roy di-zēz')
The congenital type of autosomal dominant lymphedema.
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Milroy,

William Forsyth, U.S. physician, 1855-1942.
Milroy disease - congenital type of autosomal dominant lymphedema.
Nonne-Milroy-Meige syndrome - see under Nonne
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