leprechaunism

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lep·re·chaun·ism

[MIM*246200]
n. leprecaunismo, condición hereditaria con características de enanismo acompañadas por retardo físico y mental, trastornos endocrinos y susceptibilidad a infecciones.
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The 31-year-old was devastated when she lost her first child, Jordan, to Donohue Syndrome and, despite second child Logan being healthy, she cruelly lost their third baby, Jennaleigh, to the same disease.
The couple were told that Jordan had Donohue Syndrome, a very rare illness which stops growth and causes muscles to waste away.
However, that delight quickly turned to dread when they were told there was a possibility that the baby could also have Donohue Syndrome.