Dandy-Walker Malformation with Mental Retardation Basal Ganglia Disease and Seizures

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Dandy-Walker Malformation with Mental Retardation Basal Ganglia Disease and Seizures

Pettigrew syndrome is characterized by mental retardation and highly variable additional features, including choreoathetosis, hydrocephalus, Dandy-Walker malformation, seizures, and iron or calcium deposition in the brain, both between and within families (summary by {1:Cacciagli et al., 2014}). See {311510} for another X-linked mental retardation syndrome associated with basal ganglia disease (Waisman syndrome). See {220219} for another mental retardation syndrome with Dandy-Walker malformation.
 

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Dandy-Walker Alliance, Inc.

The Dandy-Walker Alliance, Inc. is a non-profit corporation providing support and outreach to families, producing educational publications, hosting awareness events and programs, and funding research for the most common malformation of the hindbrain region, Dandy-Walker Syndrome. We support all efforts to determine the causes of, find the cure for and to ameliorate the effects of Dandy-Walker Syndrome.

Last Updated: 17 Jun 2016

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Dandy-Walker Alliance, Inc.

The Dandy-Walker Alliance, Inc. is a non-profit corporation providing support and outreach to families, producing educational publications, hosting awareness events and programs, and funding research for the most common malformation of the hindbrain region, Dandy-Walker Syndrome. We support all efforts to determine the causes of, find the cure for and to ameliorate the effects of Dandy-Walker Syndrome.

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Last Updated: 17 Jun 2016

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