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Zellweger syndrome


Other Names for this Disease

  • Cerebrohepatorenal syndrome
  • CHR
  • Zellweger leukodystrophy
  • ZS
  • ZWS
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Other Names for this Disease
  • Cerebrohepatorenal syndrome
  • CHR
  • Zellweger leukodystrophy
  • ZS
  • ZWS
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.