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Medical Term:

Kennedy syndrome

Pronunciation: ken'e-de

Definition: ipsilateral optic atrophy with central scotoma and contralateral choked disc or papilledema, caused by a meningioma of the ipsilateral optic nerve.

Synonym(s): Foster Kennedy syndrome

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