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Waardenburg syndrome type 1


Other Names for this Disease

  • Waardenburg's syndrome type 1
  • WS1
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  • I have Waardenburg syndrome type 1. I have read that this condition is caused by mutations in the PAX3 gene on chromosome 2q35. What causes these mutations? Is it due to consanguinity? Click here for answer

Other Names for this Disease
  • Waardenburg's syndrome type 1
  • WS1
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.