What is ANDRADE'S SYNDROME?

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a name for a group of amyloidic conditions characterized by sensory problems, early menopause, impotence, and overall flaccid paralysis. Other names include Corino de Andrade's paramyloidosis, polyneuritic amyloidosis, and Yvohlwill-Corino Andrade Syndrome. [Corino de Andrade, Portuguese physician- Joachim Friedrich Wohlwill (1881-19581, Ger man physician]

ANDRADE'S SYNDROME: "A person with Andrade's Syndrome may have sensory problems and have difficulties with his or her sensory systems."

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