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Diseases

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Lesch Nyhan syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • LNS
  • HPRT deficiency
  • HPRT1 deficiency
  • HPRT deficiency, complete
  • Hypoxanthine guanine phospho-ribosyltransferase 1 deficiency
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Organizations

Organizations Supporting this Disease

  • Children Living with Inherited Metabolic Diseases (CLIMB)
    Climb Building
    176 Nantwich Road
    Crewe CW2 6BG
    United Kingdom
    Toll-free: 0800 652 3181
    Telephone: 0845 241 2173
    E-mail: contact@climb.org.uk
    Website: http://www.climb.org.uk

  • Lesch Nyhan Syndrome Children's Research Foundation
    210 South Green Bay Road,
    Lake Forest, IL 60045
    Telephone: 847-234-3154
    Fax: 847-234-3136

  • Lesch-Nyhan Disease International Study Group
    E-mail: http://www.lesch-nyhan.org/en/contact/
    Website: http://www.lesch-nyhan.org

  • The Arc of the United States
    1010 Wayne Avenue, Suite 650
    Silver Spring, MD 20910
    Toll-free: (800) 433-5255
    Telephone: (301) 565-3842
    Fax: (301) 565-3843 or (301) 565-5342
    E-mail: info@thearc.org
    Website: http://www.thearc.org

Social Networking Websites

  • DNAandU.org is a Web site and blog that collects firsthand stories from people facing issues, making tough decisions, and using genomic (DNA) information in their own healthcare. Click on the link to learn from their experiences and/or submit your own story.
  • RareShare is an online social hub dedicated to patients, families and healthcare professionals affected by rare medical disorders.

Organizations Providing General Support

Other Names for this Disease
  • LNS
  • HPRT deficiency
  • HPRT1 deficiency
  • HPRT deficiency, complete
  • Hypoxanthine guanine phospho-ribosyltransferase 1 deficiency
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.