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WAGR syndrome

Introduction: WAGR syndrome

Description of WAGR syndrome

WAGR syndrome (medical condition): A syndrome that is due to the deletion of chromosome 11....more »

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WAGR syndrome: A very rare congenital condition involving the complex of Wilms' tumor, aniridia, genitourinary abnormalities, and mental retardation. Wilms Tumor-Aniridia-Genitourinary Anomalies-Mental Retardation (WAGR) syndrome involves hemizygous deletions of several adjacent genes in chromosome region 11p13. Two or more of the four conditions must be present for an individual to be diagnosed with WAGR Syndrome. The clinical picture varies, depending upon the combination of abnormalities. --2004
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WAGR syndrome: A contiguous gene syndrome associated with hemizygous deletions of chromosome region 11p13. The condition is marked by the combination of WILMS TUMOR; ANIRIDIA; GENITOURINARY ABNORMALITIES; and MENTAL RETARDATION.
Source: MeSH 2007

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WAGR syndrome: Rare Disease

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

WAGR syndrome (medical condition): See WAGR Syndrome (disease information).
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