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Keywords and Sections
PENDRED DISEASE
COCHLEA
GENETIC DISORDER
HEARING IMPAIRMENT
HEARING
GOITER
PENDRED SYNDROME
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Definitions

  1. Pendred syndrome is a genetic disorder that causes early hearing loss in children. (Web site)
  2. PENDRED SYNDROME IS a genetic disorder associated with profound sensorineural hearing loss and thyroid goiter (1, 2, 3, 4).
  3. Pendred syndrome is a disorder typically associated with hearing loss and a thyroid condition called a goiter. (Web site)
  4. Pendred syndrome is a genetic disorder causing deafness in combination with, in some cases, enlargement (goiter) of the thyroid gland.
  5. Pendred syndrome is an autosomal recessive inherited disorder. (Web site)

Pendred Disease

  1. Pendred syndrome or Pendred disease is a genetic disorder leading to sensorineural hearing loss and goitre with occasional hypothyroidism.

Cochlea

  1. A healthy cochlea has two-and-a-half turns, but the cochlea of a person with Pendred syndrome may have only one-and-a-half turns. (Web site)

Genetic Disorder

  1. Aside from the branchio-otorenal syndrome, Pendred syndrome is the only other known genetic disorder with a widened vestibular aqueduct. (Web site)

Hearing Impairment

  1. The most common recessive syndromic forms of hearing impairment are Pendred syndrome, Large vestibular aqueduct syndrome and Usher syndrome. (Web site)

Hearing

  1. Almost all people with Pendred syndrome have bilateral hearing loss, or hearing loss in both ears.
  2. NIDCD has been working to understand hearing loss caused by inherited syndromes such as Pendred syndrome as well as from other causes. (Web site)

Goiter

  1. Most people with Pendred syndrome are in their teens or twenties before they develop a goiter. (Web site)
  2. Pendred syndrome (autosomal recessive) causes congenital sensorineural deafness and iodine organification defect that leads to goiter.

Pendred Syndrome

  1. Most individuals with Pendred syndrome will have hearing loss significant enough to be considered eligible for a cochlear implant. (Web site)
  2. It is not known why some individuals with Pendred syndrome develop a goiter or have balance problems and others do not. (Web site)

Categories

  1. Goiter
  2. Observation > Perception > Senses > Hearing
  3. Balance Problems
  4. Medicine > Medical Treatments > Surgery > Cochlear Implant
  5. Humans > Health > Diseases > Genetic Disorder
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