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Disease Alstrom Syndrome

Name Alstrom Syndrome
Synonyms ALMS | ALSS | Alstrom Hallgren Syndrome | Alstrom-Hallgren Syndrome | Alstrom's Syndrome | Alstroms Syndrome | Alström Syndrome | Syndrome, Alstrom | Syndrome, Alström | Syndrome, Alstrom-Hallgren | Syndrome, Alstrom's
Definition Rare autosomal recessive disease characterized by multiple organ dysfunction. The key clinical features include retinal degeneration (NYSTAGMUS, PATHOLOGIC; RETINITIS PIGMENTOSA; and eventual blindness), childhood obesity, sensorineural hearing loss, and normal mental development. Endocrinologic complications include TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS; HYPERINSULINEMIA; ACANTHOSIS NIGRICANS; HYPOTHYROIDISM; and progressive renal and hepatic failures. The disease is caused by mutations in the ALMS1 gene.
Categories Congenital abnormality | Eye disease | Genetic disease (inborn) | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D056769
OMIM® ID 203800
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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nervous System Malformations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hereditary Sensory and Motor Neuropathy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Alstrom Syndrome 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 Heredodegenerative Disorders, Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Hereditary Sensory and Motor Neuropathy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Alstrom Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neuromuscular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Peripheral Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Polyneuropathies Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Hereditary Sensory and Motor Neuropathy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Alstrom Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
4. DiseasesEye Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Eye Diseases, Hereditary Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Retinitis Pigmentosa Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Alstrom Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
5. 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 Ciliopathies Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Alstrom Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
6. 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 Nervous System Malformations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hereditary Sensory and Motor Neuropathy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Alstrom Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
7. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Genetic Diseases, Inborn Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Ciliopathies Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Alstrom Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
8. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Genetic Diseases, Inborn Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Eye Diseases, Hereditary Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Retinitis Pigmentosa Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Alstrom Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
9. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Genetic Diseases, Inborn Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heredodegenerative Disorders, Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Hereditary Sensory and Motor Neuropathy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Alstrom Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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