Tranebjaerg Svejgaard syndrome
Other Names for this Disease
- X-linked mental retardation associated with psoriasis
- Mental retardation X-linked, Tranebjaerg type seizures and psoriasis
- Tranebjaerg-Svejgaard syndrome
- X-linked intellectual disability - seizures - psoriasis
- X-linked intellectual disability-seizures-psoriasis syndrome
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psoriasis. It has been reported in four male cousins. The underlying genetic cause of the condition is currently unknown; however, it is thought to be inherited in an X-linked manner. Treatment is based on the signs and symptoms present in each person and may include medications to control seizures.Tranebjaerg Svejgaard syndrome is a rare condition that is characterized by intellectual disability, seizures and
Last updated: 11/11/2015
- MENTAL RETARDATION AND PSORIASIS. OMIM. September 2011; http://www.omim.org/entry/309480.
- X-linked intellectual disability - seizures - psoriasis. Orphanet. 2006; http://www.orpha.net/consor/cgi-bin/Disease_Search.php?lng=EN&data_id=2741&Disease_Disease_Search_diseaseType=ORPHA&Disease_Disease_Search_diseaseGroup=3052&Disease(s)/group%20of%20diseases=Tranebjaerg-Svejgaard-syndrome&title=Tranebjaerg-Svejgaard-syndrome&search=Disease_Search_Simple.
- Tranebjaerg L, Svejgaard A, Lykkesfeldt G. X-linked mental retardation associated with psoriasis: a new syndrome?. Am J Med Genet. May-June 1988; 30(1-2):263-273.
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