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Introduction: ABSD

Description of ABSD

ABSD (medical condition): A rare neurological disorder caused by abnormal...more »

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Athabaskan brainstem dysgenesis:
  »Introduction: Athabaskan brainstem dysgenesis
  »Symptoms of Athabaskan brainstem dysgenesis

ABSD: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

ABSD is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that ABSD, or a subtype of ABSD, 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 if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list ABSD as a "rare disease".

Source - Orphanet

ABSD as a Disease

ABSD: Another name for Athabaskan brainstem dysgenesis (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Athabaskan brainstem dysgenesis
  »Symptoms of Athabaskan brainstem dysgenesis

ABSD: Related Diseases

ABSD: ABSD is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of ABSD (Athabaskan brainstem dysgenesis)

Some of the symptoms of ABSD incude:

  • Deafness
  • Central hypoventilation
  • Inability to move eyes properly
  • Developmental retardation
  • Horizontal gaze palsy

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Source - NIH

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