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Albinism deafness syndrome

Albinism deafness syndrome: Introduction

Albinism deafness syndrome: A rare syndrome characterized by the association of deafness with partial albinism involving patches of absent pigmentation in the skin and hair. The disorder is inherited in a X-linked manner. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Albinism deafness syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Albinism deafness syndrome

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Causes of Albinism deafness syndrome

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Albinism deafness syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Albinism deafness syndrome

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Albinism deafness syndrome: Rare Types

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Definitions of Albinism deafness syndrome:

Albinism deafness syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Albinism deafness syndrome, or a subtype of Albinism deafness syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Albinism deafness syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

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More information about Albinism deafness syndrome

  1. Albinism deafness syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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