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What is Norrie syndrome?

What is Norrie syndrome?

  • Norrie syndrome: A rare form of blindness that occurs at birth or soon after due to eye defects. The severity and range of symptoms is variable.

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

Norrie syndrome: Introduction

Types of Norrie syndrome:

Broader types of Norrie syndrome:

Who gets Norrie syndrome?

Gender Ratio for Norrie syndrome: only males

How serious is Norrie syndrome?

Complications of Norrie syndrome: see complications of Norrie syndrome

What causes Norrie syndrome?

Causes of Norrie syndrome: see causes of Norrie syndrome

What are the symptoms of Norrie syndrome?

Symptoms of Norrie syndrome: see symptoms of Norrie syndrome

Complications of Norrie syndrome: see complications of Norrie syndrome

Onset of Norrie syndrome: birth

Norrie syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Norrie syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Norrie syndrome.

How is it treated?

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

Name and Aliases of Norrie syndrome

Main name of condition: Norrie syndrome

Other names or spellings for Norrie syndrome:

Andersen-Warburg syndrome, Whitnall-Norman syndrome, Episkopi blindness, oculoacoustic dysplasia, congenital, oliogphrenia microphthalmus, atrophia bulborum hereditaria, congenital progressive oculo-acoustico-cerebral degeneration, fetal iritis syndrome, Norrie-Warburg syndrome, pseudoglioma congenita

Norrie-Warburg syndrome, Pseudoglioma, Atrophia bulborum hereditaria, Episkopi blindness
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

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