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Waardenburg syndrome type 3

Synonym(s) Klein-Waardenburg syndrome
Waardenburg syndrome with limb anomalies
Prevalence Unknown
Inheritance Autosomal dominant
Age of onset Neonatal
  • E70.3
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Waardenburg syndrome type 3 (WS3) is a very rare subtype of Waardenburg syndrome (WS; see this term) that is characterized by limb anomalies in association with congenital hearing loss, minor defects in structures arising from neural crest resulting in pigmentation anomalies of eyes, hair, and skin

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