Definition of

Tay-sachs Disease

  1. (noun, state) a hereditary disorder of lipid metabolism occurring most frequently in individuals of Jewish descent in eastern Europe; accumulation of lipids in nervous tissue results in death in early childhood

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Synonyms of Tay-sachs Disease

infantile amaurotic idiocy, sachs disease, tay-sachs

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