x

Search for a rare disease

* (*) mandatory field

Suggest an update

(*) Required fields.

Attention

Only comments seeking to improve the quality and accuracy of information on the Orphanet website are accepted. For all other comments, please send your remarks via contact us. Only comments written in English can be processed.

Captcha image

Atypical Werner syndrome

Disease definition

Atypical Werner syndrome refers to a heterogeneous group of cases that are clinically diagnosed as Werner syndrome (WS; see this term) but do not carry WRN gene mutations. Similar to classical WS caused by WRN mutations, patients generally exhibit an aged appearance and common age-related disorders at earlier ages compared to the general population.

ORPHA:79474

  • Synonym(s):
    • Atypical progeroid syndrome
  • Prevalence: -
  • Inheritance: Unknown or Autosomal dominant 
  • Age of onset: -
  • ICD-10: E34.8
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 11910
  • MedDRA: -

Detailed information

Professionals

Additional information

Further information on this disease

Specialised Social Services

The documents contained in this web site are presented for information purposes only. The material is in no way intended to replace professional medical care by a qualified specialist and should not be used as a basis for diagnosis or treatment.