Takahara's disease


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Takahara's disease

 [tah-kah-hah´rahz]
a severe form of acatalasia occurring in Japan.
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Takahara's disease

(tăk′ə-hăr′əz, tä′kə-hä′rəz)
n.
Acatalasemia, especially when oral sores and gangrene are present.
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