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What is ATR-X syndrome?

What is ATR-X syndrome?

  • ATR-X syndrome: A rare X-linked disorder that affects males and is characterized by mental retardation and alpha thalassemia.

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

ATR-X syndrome: Introduction

Types of ATR-X syndrome:

Broader types of ATR-X syndrome:

What causes ATR-X syndrome?

Causes of ATR-X syndrome: see causes of ATR-X syndrome

What are the symptoms of ATR-X syndrome?

Symptoms of ATR-X syndrome: see symptoms of ATR-X syndrome

ATR-X syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for ATR-X syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and ATR-X syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for ATR-X syndrome: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for ATR-X syndrome.
Treatments for ATR-X syndrome: see treatments for ATR-X syndrome
Research for ATR-X syndrome: see research for ATR-X syndrome

Name and Aliases of ATR-X syndrome

Main name of condition: ATR-X syndrome

Other names or spellings for ATR-X syndrome:

alpha thalassemia [mental retardation, X-linked], Alpha thalassemia- mental retardation, X-linked, Alpha Thalassemia X-linked Mental Retardation Syndrome, X-linked alpha thalassemia mental retardation syndrome, Alpha thalassemia mental retardation syndrome, non deletion type, X-linked, ATRX, ATR non deletion type

ATR non deletion type, ATRX, Alpha thalassemia mental retardation syndrome, non deletion type, X linked, X-linked alpha thalassemia mental retardation syndrome
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)


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