poliodystrophy

poliodystrophy

 [po″le-o-dis´trah-fe]
atrophy of the cerebral gray matter.
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po·li·o·dys·tro·phy

(pō'lē-ō-dis'trō-fē),
Wasting of the gray matter of the nervous system.
Synonym(s): poliodystrophia
[polio- + G. dys-, bad, + trophē, nourishment]
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po·li·o·dys·tro·phy

(pō'lē-ō-dis'trŏ-fē)
Wasting of the gray matter of the nervous system.
Synonym(s): poliodystrophia.
[polio- + G. dys-, bad, + trophē, nourishment]
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Conditions include Leigh's disease, progressive infantile poliodystrophy and Barth syndrome.