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LEOPARD syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • Lentigines, Electrocardiographic conduction abnormalities, Ocular hypertelorism, Pulmonic stenosis, Abnormal genitalia, Retardation of growth, Deafnes
  • Multiple lentigines syndrome
  • Cardiomyopathic lentiginosis
  • Familial multiple lentigines syndrome
  • Noonan syndrome with multiple lentigines
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Your Question

My grandson has been diagnosed with LEOPARD syndrome. We have just noticed that his eyes are beginning to cross. Is this a sign also?

Our Answer

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Can people with LEOPARD syndrome develop crossed eyes?

The medical term for crossed eyes is strabismus. Strabismus is not a common feature of LEOPARD syndrome, although it may occur in some affected individuals.[1][2]
Last updated: 12/22/2015

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Other Names for this Disease
  • Lentigines, Electrocardiographic conduction abnormalities, Ocular hypertelorism, Pulmonic stenosis, Abnormal genitalia, Retardation of growth, Deafnes
  • Multiple lentigines syndrome
  • Cardiomyopathic lentiginosis
  • Familial multiple lentigines syndrome
  • Noonan syndrome with multiple lentigines
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.