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What is Watson syndrome?

What is Watson syndrome?

  • Watson syndrome: A rare syndrome characterized by short stature, reduced intelligence, café au lait spots and narrowing of pulmonary valves.
  • Watson syndrome: A syndrome characterized by the presence of PULMONARY STENOSIS, CAFE-AU-LAIT SPOTS, MENTAL RETARDATION and short stature caused by mutations in the NF1 gene (GENES, NEUROFIBROMATOSIS 1).
    Source - Diseases Database

Watson syndrome: Introduction

Types of Watson syndrome:

Broader types of Watson syndrome:

How serious is Watson syndrome?

Prognosis of Watson syndrome: variable according to degrees of the various manifestations
Complications of Watson syndrome: see complications of Watson syndrome

What causes Watson syndrome?

Causes of Watson syndrome: see causes of Watson syndrome

What are the symptoms of Watson syndrome?

Symptoms of Watson syndrome: see symptoms of Watson syndrome

Complications of Watson syndrome: see complications of Watson syndrome

Can anyone else get Watson syndrome?

More information: see contagiousness of Watson syndrome
Inheritance: see inheritance of Watson syndrome

Watson syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Watson syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Watson syndrome.

How is it treated?

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

Name and Aliases of Watson syndrome

Main name of condition: Watson syndrome

Other names or spellings for Watson syndrome:

Pulmonic stenosis with café-au-lait spots, Café-au-lait spots with pulmonic stenosis, Pulmonic stenosis with cafe-au-lait spots, Cafe-au-lait spots with pulmonic stenosis

Neurofibromatosis-Noonan syndrome Source - Diseases Database

Watson syndrome: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Watson syndrome:


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