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Medical Term:

Seckel syndrome

Pronunciation: sek'el

Definition: an autosomal recessive disorder characterized by low birth weight, dwarfism, microcephaly, large eyes, beaked nose, receding mandible, and moderate mental retardation.

Synonym(s): Seckel dwarfism

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