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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: klo-rid-o-re'a

Definition: A congenital autosomal recessive condition of intestinal chloride malabsorption, with intrauterine and life-long diarrhea. MIM #214700 (as chloride diarrhea, familial); gene map locus 7q22-q31.1

Synonym(s): congenital chloride diarrhea, congenital chloridorrhea

[chloride + -rrhea]

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