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Medical Term:

Fraser syndrome

Pronunciation: fra'zer

Definition: an association of cryptophthalmos with multiple anomalies, including middle and outer ear malformations, cleft palate, laryngeal deformity, displacement of umbilicus and nipples, digital malformations, separation of symphysis pubis, maldevelopment of kidneys, and masculinization of genitalia in females; autosomal recessive inheritance.

Synonym(s): cryptophthalmos syndrome

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