Orphanet: Neonatal diabetes congenital hypothyroidism congenital glaucoma hepatic fibrosis polycystic kidneys syndrome

Search for a rare disease

* (*) mandatory field

Other search option(s)

Suggest an update

(*) Required fields.


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

Neonatal diabetes-congenital hypothyroidism-congenital glaucoma-hepatic fibrosis-polycystic kidneys syndrome

Disease definition

A syndrome associating neonatal diabetes, congenital hypothyroidism, congenital glaucoma, hepatopathy evolving to fibrosis and polykystic kidneys has been described in two sibs. Minor facial anomalies were also observed. Two other families presented incomplete forms of this syndrome. Mutations in GLIS3 encoding for the transcription factor GLI similar 3 seem to be responsible of the syndrome.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: Neonatal
  • ICD-10: -
  • OMIM: 610199
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -
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.