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PURA-related severe neonatal hypotonia-seizures-encephalopathy syndrome due to a point mutation

Disease definition

PURA-related severe neonatal hypotonia-seizures-encephalopathy syndrome due to a point mutation is a rare, genetic neurological disease, with a highly variable phenotype, typically characterized by neonatal hypotonia, respiratory and feeding difficulties, global development delay (often with nonverbal and frequently non-ambulatory progression) and myopathic facies. Other frequently present features include seizures (or seizure-like episodes), visual impairment and encephalopathy.

ORPHA:438216

Classification level: Subtype of disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Neonatal, Infancy
  • ICD-10: G40.4
  • OMIM: 616158
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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