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Borud Syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized by numerous features including hearing and vision problems, heart muscle disease, ataxia and peripheral neuropathy. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Borud Syndrome is available below.
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Prognosis for Borud Syndrome: Hearing loss becomes evident in early adulthood. The condition progresses slowly.
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