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Obesity due to leptin receptor gene deficiency

Disease definition

A rare, genetic, non-syndromic, obesity disease characterized by severe, early-onset obesity, associated with major hyperphagia and endocrine abnormalities, resulting from leptin receptor deficiency.

ORPHA:179494

Classification level: Subtype of disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: -
  • Inheritance: Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: -
  • ICD-10: E66.8
  • OMIM: 614963
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -
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