This table lists symptoms that people with this disease may have. For most diseases, symptoms will vary from person to person. People with the same disease may not have all the symptoms listed. This information comes from a database called the Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) . The HPO collects information on symptoms that have been described in medical resources. The HPO is updated regularly. Use the HPO ID to access more in-depth information about a symptom.
|Medical Terms||Other Names||
|80%-99% of people have these symptoms|
|Abnormal pyramidal signs||0007256|
Impaired gait[ more ]
Mental retardation, nonspecific
Mental-retardation[ more ]
|Urinary bladder sphincter dysfunction||0002839|
Loss of bladder control
|30%-79% of people have these symptoms|
Psychiatric disturbances[ more ]
|Distal sensory impairment||0002936|
|5%-29% of people have these symptoms|
|Abnormality of extrapyramidal motor function||0002071|
Progressive dementia[ more ]
|Limitation of joint mobility||
Decreased joint mobility
Decreased mobility of joints
Limited joint mobility
Limited joint motion[ more ]
|Percent of people who have these symptoms is not available through HPO|
|Abnormal upper motor neuron morphology||
Abnormal shape of upper motor neuron
|Abnormality of metabolism/homeostasis||
Metabolism abnormality[ more ]
|Abnormality of the cerebral white matter||0002500|
Abnormality of cognition
Mental impairment[ more ]
Pins and needles feeling
Tingling[ more ]
|Peripheral axonal neuropathy||0003477|
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Support and advocacy groups can help you connect with other patients and families, and they can provide valuable services. Many develop patient-centered information and are the driving force behind research for better treatments and possible cures. They can direct you to research, resources, and services. Many organizations also have experts who serve as medical advisors or provide lists of doctors/clinics. Visit the group’s website or contact them to learn about the services they offer. Inclusion on this list is not an endorsement by GARD.
Living with a genetic or rare disease can impact the daily lives of patients and families. These resources can help families navigate various aspects of living with a rare disease.
These resources provide more information about this condition or associated symptoms. The in-depth resources contain medical and scientific language that may be hard to understand. You may want to review these resources with a medical professional.
Got a Great Research Idea? ‘All of Us’ Wants to Hear It!
January 18, 2018
New NCATS Rare Diseases Research Video
December 27, 2017
Rare Disease Day at NIH on March 1, 2018
December 19, 2017
2017 Million Dollar Bike Ride Pilot Grant Program
August 30, 2017
2016 Million Dollar Bike Ride Pilot Grant Program
August 15, 2016
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