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What is Baraitser-Winter syndrome?

What is Baraitser-Winter syndrome?

  • Baraitser-Winter syndrome: A rare syndrome characterized by a structural eye defect, droopy eyelids and mental retardation.
  • Baraitser-Winter syndrome: Iris coloboma, ptosis, hypertelorism, broad nasal bridge, short stature, and mental retardation are the main elements of this syndrome.
    Source - Diseases Database

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Baraitser-Winter syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Baraitser-Winter syndrome: Introduction

Types of Baraitser-Winter syndrome:

Broader types of Baraitser-Winter syndrome:

How serious is Baraitser-Winter syndrome?

Complications of Baraitser-Winter syndrome: see complications of Baraitser-Winter syndrome

What causes Baraitser-Winter syndrome?

Causes of Baraitser-Winter syndrome: see causes of Baraitser-Winter syndrome

What are the symptoms of Baraitser-Winter syndrome?

Symptoms of Baraitser-Winter syndrome: see symptoms of Baraitser-Winter syndrome

Complications of Baraitser-Winter syndrome: see complications of Baraitser-Winter syndrome

Baraitser-Winter syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Baraitser-Winter syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Baraitser-Winter syndrome.

How is it treated?

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

Name and Aliases of Baraitser-Winter syndrome

Main name of condition: Baraitser-Winter syndrome

Other names or spellings for Baraitser-Winter syndrome:

iris coloboma with ptosis [intellectual deficit]


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