StrÑŒmpell-Marie disease

StrÑŒm·pell-Ma·rie disease (shtrēmґpəl mah-reґ) [A. von StrÑŒmpell; Pierre Marie, French physician, 1853–1940] rheumatoid spondylitis.

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