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Chediak-Higashi like syndrome

Chediak-Higashi like syndrome: Introduction

Chediak-Higashi like syndrome: A rare genetic disorder characterized mainly by albinism (lack of pigmentation). There are three different subtypes of the disorder (I, II and III) each with varying additional features such as immunodeficiency and neurological symptoms. Type 1 involves partial albinism and neurological symptoms, type II involves partial albinism, immunodeficiency and sometimes neurological symptoms and type III involves albinism only. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Chediak-Higashi like syndrome is available below.

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Definitions of Chediak-Higashi like syndrome:

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

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More information about Chediak-Higashi like syndrome

  1. Chediak-Higashi like syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Complications
 

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