heredodegeneration

heredodegeneration

(hĕr″ĕ-dō-dē-jĕn″ĕr-ā′shŭn)
Any genetically inherited disorder marked by progressive decline in neurological structure and function. Some examples include: Leber's disease, Marie's ataxia, and Machado-Joseph disease.
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Kongenitale atonisch-sklerotische muskeldystrophie, ein weiterer typus der heredodegeneration erkrankungen des neuromuskularen systems.