ataxia-telangiectasia

Pronunciation:(uh-TAK-see-uh-teh-LAN-jee-ek-TAY-zhuh)

Definition: A rare, inherited, progressive, degenerative disease of childhood that causes loss of muscle control, a weakened immune system, and an increased risk of cancer.Cancer.govPatient

ataxia-telangiectasiaEnfermedad poco frecuente, hereditaria, evolutiva y degenerativa de la niñez que causa la pérdida del control muscular, debilita el sistema inmunitario y aumenta el riesgo de padecer de cáncer.Cancer.govPatient2003-01-26Ataxia TelangiectasiaAtaxia telangiectasia