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Diseases

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Congenital central hypoventilation syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • CCHS
  • Central congenital hypoventilation syndrome
  • Congenital central alveolar hypoventilation syndrome
  • Congenital failure of autonomic control
  • Congenital Ondine curse
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Treatment

GARD Video Tutorial

  • Finding Treatment Information - A video developed by GARD Information Specialists that explains how you can find information about treatment for a rare disease.

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Management Guidelines

  • GeneReviews provides current, expert-authored, peer-reviewed, full-text articles describing the application of genetic testing to the diagnosis, management, and genetic counseling of patients with specific inherited conditions. Click on the link to view the article on this topic.
  • Project OrphanAnesthesia is a project whose aim is to create peer-reviewed, readily accessible guidelines for patients with rare diseases and for the anesthesiologists caring for them. The project is a collaborative effort of the German Society of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Orphanet, the European Society of Pediatric Anesthesia, anesthetists and rare disease experts with the aim to contribute to patient safety.

Clinical Trials & Research for this Disease

  • ClinicalTrials.gov lists trials that are studying or have studied Congenital central hypoventilation syndrome. Click on the link to go to ClinicalTrials.gov to read descriptions of these studies.
Other Names for this Disease
  • CCHS
  • Central congenital hypoventilation syndrome
  • Congenital central alveolar hypoventilation syndrome
  • Congenital failure of autonomic control
  • Congenital Ondine curse
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.