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Usher Syndromes (Usher Syndrome) Summary

Description: 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 Show All >>

Networked: 184 relevant articles (2 outcomes, 5 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Usher Syndromes

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Proteins (Proteins, Gene) : 1 outcome 1 study in 21 results : IBA
  2. dorzolamide (Trusopt) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 15 Generic
  3. myosin VIIa : 2 studies in 39 results : IBA
  4. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) : 1 study in 19 results : IBA
  5. type 1 Usher syndrome : 1 study in 8 results : IBA
  6. Vitamin D-Binding Protein : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  7. cytotropic heterogeneous molecular lipid (CHML) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  8. Retinaldehyde (Retinal) : 23 results : IBA
  9. Myosins (Myosin) : 9 results : IBA
  10. Nonsense Codon (Nonsense Mutation) : 5 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Usher Syndromes

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

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  1. Cochlear Implantation : 7 results
  2. Cochlear Implants (Cochlear Implant) : 7 results
  3. Sign Language : 1 result
  4. Hearing Aids (Hearing Aid) : 1 result
  5. General Anesthesia : 1 result

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