Usher syndrome

Our Usher syndrome Main Article provides a comprehensive look at the who, what, when and how of Usher syndrome Usher syndrome: A genetic disorder characterized by hearing impairment and an eye disorder called retinitis pigmentosa in which vision worsens over time. Some people with Usher syndrome also have balance problems. It is the most common dis
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Usher syndrome

(ush´әr) an autosomal recessive disorder characterized by congenital deafness and progressive blindness resulting from retinitis pigmentosa; sometimes mental retardation and disturbances of gait also occur.
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Usher syndrome

Usher syndrome is the most common condition that involves both hearing and vision problems. A syndrome is a disease or disorder that has more than one feature or symptom. The major symptoms of Usher syndrome are hearing impairment and retinitis pigmentosa, an eye disorder that causes a person's visi...
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Usher Syndrome

Abirth defect that affects a child's hearing and vision. Because this is an inherited birth defect, a fetus will get the disorder from altered chromosomes. A child can be diagnosed with Usher Syndrome 1, 2 or 3. Hearing loss and vision problems can range from completely deaf and blind to normal hearing and sight at birth. However, even a child wi..
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Usher syndrome

Type: Term Pronunciation: ŭsh′ĕr Definitions: 1. autosomal recessive inheritance with genetic heterogeneity; based on gene cloning and location, six forms of type I cause sensorineural hearing loss, loss of vestibular function, and retinitis pigmentosa; three forms of type II and one form of type III are characterized by hearing los
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Usher syndrome

Type: Term Pronunciation: ŭsh′ĕr Definitions: 1. autosomal recessive inheritance with genetic heterogeneity; based on gene cloning and location, six forms of type I cause sensorineural hearing loss, loss of vestibular function, and retinitis pigmentosa; three forms of type II and one form of type III are characterized by hearing los
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Usher syndrome

Usher syndrome is a relatively rare genetic disorder caused by a mutation in any one of 10 genes resulting in a combination of hearing loss and visual impairment, and is a leading cause of deafblindness. Usher syndrome is incurable at present. Other names for Usher syndrome include Hallgren syndrome, Usher-Hallgren syndrome, retinitis pigmentosa-d
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