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What is ARTS syndrome?

What is ARTS syndrome?

  • ARTS syndrome: A rare lethal syndrome characterized by deafness, optic atrophy and ataxia.

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

ARTS syndrome: Introduction

Types of ARTS syndrome:

Broader types of ARTS syndrome:

What causes ARTS syndrome?

Causes of ARTS syndrome: see causes of ARTS syndrome

What are the symptoms of ARTS syndrome?

Symptoms of ARTS syndrome: see symptoms of ARTS syndrome

ARTS syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for ARTS syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and ARTS syndrome.

How is it treated?

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

Name and Aliases of ARTS syndrome

Main name of condition: ARTS syndrome

Other names or spellings for ARTS syndrome:

ataxia [deafness - optic atrophy, lethal], ARTS, X-linked fatal ataxia with deafness and loss of vision

ARTS, X linked fatal ataxia with deafness and loss of vision
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

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