Skip navigation

Disease Insomnia, Fatal Familial

Name Insomnia, Fatal Familial
Synonyms Familial Fatal Insomnia | Familial Fatal, Insomnia | Familial Fatal Insomnias | Familial Fatals, Insomnia | Fatal Familial Insomnia | Fatal Familial Insomnias | Fatal Insomnia, Familial | Fatal, Insomnia Familial | Fatal Insomnias, Familial | Fatals, Insomnia Familial | FFI | Insomnia Familial Fatal | Insomnia, Familial Fatal | Insomnia Familial Fatals | INSOMNIA, FATAL FAMILIAL | Insomnias, Familial Fatal | Insomnias, Fatal Familial
Definition An autosomal dominant disorder characterized by degeneration of the THALAMUS and progressive insomnia. It is caused by a mutation in the prion protein (PRIONS).
Categories Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D034062
OMIM® ID 600072
External Links

Top ↑ Ancestors

1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Prion Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Insomnia, Fatal Familial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neurodegenerative Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Prion Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Insomnia, Fatal Familial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sleep Wake Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dyssomnias Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sleep Disorders, Intrinsic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Insomnia, Fatal Familial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

Top ↑ Descendants

None.