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Kok disease

Introduction: Kok disease

Description of Kok disease

Kok disease (medical condition): A rare inherited neurological disorder characterized by...more »

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Stiff baby syndrome:
  »Introduction: Stiff baby syndrome
  »Symptoms of Stiff baby syndrome

Kok disease: Related Topics

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Kok disease: Rare Disease

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

Kok disease is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Kok disease, or a subtype of Kok disease, 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 Kok disease as a "rare disease".

Source - Orphanet

Kok disease as a Disease

Kok disease: Another name for Stiff baby syndrome (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Stiff baby syndrome
  »Symptoms of Stiff baby syndrome

Kok disease: Related Diseases

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

Symptoms of Kok disease (Stiff baby syndrome)

Some of the symptoms of Kok disease incude:

  • Increased infant muscle tone which abated during sleep
  • Exaggerated startle response later in life
  • Jerking on falling asleep
  • Episodes of body stiffness
  • Involuntary myoclonus

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Source: Diseases Database

Source - NIH

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