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|
Excessive hairiness over body
Mental retardation, nonspecific
Mental-retardation[ more ]
|5%-29% of people have these symptoms|
|Abnormality of neuronal migration||0002269|
|Abnormality of retinal pigmentation||0007703|
|Aplasia/Hypoplasia of the cerebellum||
Absent/underdeveloped cerebellum[ more ]
Fluid-filled sac located in membrane surrounding brain or spinal cord
Psychiatric disturbances[ more ]
Birth defect that causes a hole in the innermost layer at the back of the eye
|Choroid plexus papilloma||0200022|
|Cranial nerve paralysis||0006824|
|Death in infancy||
Lethal in infancy[ more ]
Weakness of one side of body
Too much cerebrospinal fluid in the brain
Bleeding within the skull
Absent/underdeveloped kidney[ more ]
Fluid-filled cyst in spinal cord
Blood clot in vein
|Percent of people who have these symptoms is not available through HPO|
Cognitive decline, progressive
Progressive cognitive decline[ more ]
No previous family history
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Related diseases are conditions that have similar signs and symptoms. A health care provider may consider these conditions in the table below when making a diagnosis. Please note that the table may not include all the possible conditions related to this disease.
Conditions with similar signs and symptoms from Orphanet
Differential diagnosis includes primary central nervous system melanoma, meningeal melanocytoma (see these terms), idiopathic hydrocephalus, idiopathic epilepsy, and meningeal melanoma.
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