Lewy bodies

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Lewy bodies

(ˈluːɪ)
pl n
(Pathology) abnormal proteins that occur in the nerve cells of the cerebral cortex and the basal ganglia, causing Parkinson's disease and dementia
[C20: named after F. H. Lewy (1885–1950), German neurologist]
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