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Sjogren-Larsson syndrome

Other Names for this Disease
  • FADH deficiency
  • FALDH deficiency
  • FAO deficiency
  • Fatty aldehyde dehydrogenase deficiency
  • Ichthyosis, spastic neurologic disorder, and oligophrenia
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  • We have two children with Sjogren-Larsson syndrome. Is there treatment? Click here for answer

  • I am a genetic counselor.  We recently made a diagnosis of Sjogren-Larsson in a young child, and I am on the search for patient information for her family.  I have found very little information so far (besides medical journal articles).  Would you be able to point me to any other source of information (besides FIRST) where I can find information to pass along to this family?  The family will be coming back early next week to discuss the diagnosis. Click here for answer