ALSTROM-HALLGREN SYNDROME

introduced by a Swedish medical professionals Carl Henry Alstrom and Bertil Hallgren, a genetic disease marked by excessive weight, inability to hear, optical diseases, and diabetes, and sometimes tied into cognitive illnesses

ALSTROM-HALLGREN SYNDROME: "The child's diabetes was chalked up to Alstrom-Hallgren Syndrome."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "ALSTROM-HALLGREN SYNDROME," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/alstrom-hallgren-syndrome/ (accessed July 27, 2017).
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