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What is Ayazi syndrome?

What is Ayazi syndrome?

  • Ayazi syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized by choroideremia (a degenerative disease of the retina), deafness and obesity.

Ayazi syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Ayazi syndrome, or a subtype of Ayazi 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 Ayazi syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Ayazi syndrome: Introduction

Types of Ayazi syndrome:

Broader types of Ayazi syndrome:

What causes Ayazi syndrome?

Causes of Ayazi syndrome: see causes of Ayazi syndrome

What are the symptoms of Ayazi syndrome?

Symptoms of Ayazi syndrome: see symptoms of Ayazi syndrome

Ayazi syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Ayazi syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Ayazi syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Ayazi syndrome: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Ayazi syndrome.
Treatments for Ayazi syndrome: see treatments for Ayazi syndrome

Name and Aliases of Ayazi syndrome

Main name of condition: Ayazi syndrome

Other names or spellings for Ayazi syndrome:

Choroideremia [deafness - obesity], Choroideremia deafness obesity, Choroideremia, obesity, and congenital deafness

Choroideremia deafness obesity, Choroideremia, obesity, and congenital deafness
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

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