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What is Weatherall syndrome?

What is Weatherall syndrome?

  • Weatherall syndrome: A very rare disorder characterized by mental retardation and hemoglobin H disease (a form of alpha thalassemia).

Weatherall syndrome: Introduction

Types of Weatherall syndrome:

Broader types of Weatherall syndrome:

Who gets Weatherall syndrome?

Racial predominance for Weatherall syndrome: North European families

How serious is Weatherall syndrome?

Prognosis of Weatherall syndrome: poor

What causes Weatherall syndrome?

Causes of Weatherall syndrome: see causes of Weatherall syndrome

What are the symptoms of Weatherall syndrome?

Symptoms of Weatherall syndrome: see symptoms of Weatherall syndrome

Onset of Weatherall syndrome: birth

Can anyone else get Weatherall syndrome?

Inheritance: see inheritance of Weatherall syndrome

Weatherall syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Weatherall syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Weatherall syndrome.

How is it treated?

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

Name and Aliases of Weatherall syndrome

Main name of condition: Weatherall syndrome

Other names or spellings for Weatherall syndrome:

ATR-X, alpha thalassemia, mental retardation, hemoglobin H disease, mental retardation, HbH with multiple congenital anomalies

Weatherall syndrome: Related Conditions

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