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Woodhouse-Sakati syndrome

Disease definition

Woodhouse-Sakati syndrome is a multisystemic disorder characterized by hypogonadism, alopecia, diabetes mellitus, intellectual deficit and extrapyramidal signs with choreoathetoid movements and dystonia.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Diabetes-hypogonadism-deafness-intellectual disability syndrome
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: Childhood, Adolescent
  • ICD-10: Q87.5
  • OMIM: 241080
  • UMLS: C0342286
  • MeSH: C536742
  • GARD: 5592
  • MedDRA: -

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