Werners syndrom

Også kjent som: Aldringstilstand (prematur)
Engelsk navn: Werner syndrome
Engelske synonym: Adult progeria,WS


Werner syndrome (WS) is a rare inherited syndrome characterized by premature aging with onset in the third decade of life and with cardinal clinical features including bilateral cataracts, short stature, graying and thinning of scalp hair, characteristic skin disorders and premature onset of additional age-related disorders.

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ORPHA: 902
Klassifiseringsnivå: Disorder
ICD-10: E34.8

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