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Usher Syndromes (Usher Syndrome)

Autosomal recessive hereditary disorders characterized by congenital SENSORINEURAL HEARING LOSS and RETINITIS PIGMENTOSA. Genetically and symptomatically heterogeneous, clinical classes include type I, type II, and type III. Their severity, age of onset of retinitis pigmentosa and the degree of vestibular dysfunction are variable.
Also Known As:
Usher Syndrome; Usher Syndrome, Type I; Usher Syndrome, Type III; Usher Syndrome, Type 3; Usher Syndrome, Type II; Syndrome, Usher; Syndromes, Usher
Networked: 184 relevant articles (2 outcomes, 5 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Deafness (Deaf Mutism)
2. Retinitis Pigmentosa (Pigmentary Retinopathy)
3. Choroideremia
4. Blindness (Hysterical Blindness)
5. Usher Syndromes (Usher Syndrome)

Experts

1. Kimberling, William J: 11 articles (12/2013 - 08/2002)
2. Petit, Christine: 9 articles (03/2014 - 03/2003)
3. Wolfrum, Uwe: 8 articles (09/2014 - 02/2005)
4. El-Amraoui, Aziz: 7 articles (03/2014 - 03/2003)
5. Cosgrove, Dominic: 7 articles (01/2014 - 01/2004)
6. Williams, David S: 7 articles (11/2011 - 01/2003)
7. Weil, Dominique: 5 articles (10/2012 - 03/2003)
8. Kremer, Hannie: 5 articles (10/2011 - 04/2004)
9. Aller, Elena: 5 articles (03/2010 - 07/2002)
10. Cremers, Cor W R J: 5 articles (02/2007 - 06/2003)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Usher Syndromes:
1. Proteins (Proteins, Gene)IBA
2. dorzolamide (Trusopt)FDA LinkGeneric
3. myosin VIIaIBA
4. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid)IBA
5. type 1 Usher syndromeIBA
6. Vitamin D-Binding ProteinIBA
7. cytotropic heterogeneous molecular lipid (CHML)IBA
8. Retinaldehyde (Retinal)IBA
9. Myosins (Myosin)IBA
10. Nonsense Codon (Nonsense Mutation)IBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Cochlear Implantation
2. Cochlear Implants (Cochlear Implant)
3. Sign Language
4. Hearing Aids (Hearing Aid)
5. General Anesthesia