Other Names for this Disease
- Retinocochleocerebral vasculopathy
- SICRET (small infarction of cochlear, retinal, and encephalic tissue) syndrome
- Retinopathy-encephalopathy-deafness associated with microangiopathy
- SICRET syndrome
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To our knowledge, there is no evidence that Susac syndrome is inherited, and no familial cases of Susac syndrome have been reported. Cases described in the medical literature have occurred in people with no known history of the condition in their family.
Last updated: 7/21/2014