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Synonyms of infantile amaurotic idiocy

Noun


1. Tay-Sachs disease, Tay-Sachs, Sachs disease, infantile amaurotic idiocy, lipidosis, autosomal recessive disease, autosomal recessive defect, monogenic disorder, monogenic disease

usage: a hereditary disorder of lipid metabolism occurring most frequently in individuals of Jewish descent in eastern Europe; accumulation of lipids in nervous tissue results in death in early childhood

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