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Disease Laurence-Moon Syndrome

Name Laurence-Moon Syndrome
Synonyms Laurence Moon Biedl Syndrome | Laurence-Moon-Biedl Syndrome | Laurence Moon Syndrome | LNMS | Syndrome, Laurence-Moon | Syndrome, Laurence-Moon-Biedl
Definition An autosomal recessive condition characterized by hypogonadism; spinocerebellar degeneration; MENTAL RETARDATION; RETINITIS PIGMENTOSA; and OBESITY. This syndrome was previously referred to as Laurence-Moon-Biedl syndrome until BARDET-BIEDL SYNDROME was identified as a distinct entity. (From N Engl J Med. 1989 Oct 12;321(15):1002-9)
Categories Congenital abnormality | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D007849
OMIM® ID 245800
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2. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Congenital Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Abnormalities, Multiple Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Laurence-Moon Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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