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What is Wells Jankovic syndrome?

What is Wells Jankovic syndrome?

  • Wells Jankovic syndrome: A syndrome that is characterised with spastic paraparesis and deafness.

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

Wells Jankovic syndrome: Introduction

Types of Wells Jankovic syndrome:

Broader types of Wells Jankovic syndrome:

What causes Wells Jankovic syndrome?

Causes of Wells Jankovic syndrome: see causes of Wells Jankovic syndrome

What are the symptoms of Wells Jankovic syndrome?

Symptoms of Wells Jankovic syndrome: see symptoms of Wells Jankovic syndrome

Wells Jankovic syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Wells Jankovic syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Wells Jankovic syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Wells Jankovic syndrome: Neurologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Wells Jankovic syndrome.
Treatments for Wells Jankovic syndrome: see treatments for Wells Jankovic syndrome

Name and Aliases of Wells Jankovic syndrome

Main name of condition: Wells Jankovic syndrome

Other names or spellings for Wells Jankovic syndrome:

Familial spastic paraparesis and deafness, Spastic paraparesis [deafness]

Familial spastic paraparesis and deafness
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Wells Jankovic syndrome: Related Conditions

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