HIVEP2-related disorder, Autosomal dominant intellectual disability-43

Overview

Type of disease: Rare Condition or Disease

HIVEP2-related disorderis a neurological disorder characterized by moderate to severe developmental delay and intellectual disability and mild physical abnormalities (dysmorphic features). Early symptoms include poor muscle tone (hypotonia) and delays in the development of motor skills like sitting, standing, and walking. Speech is also affected, with many children never talking or saying only a few words. Common physical features include crossed and widely spaced eyes, high forehead, broad nose root, and tapering fingers. Additional less common signs and symptoms may include a very small head (microcephaly), vision problems, constipation, feeding difficulties, seizures and behavioral problems such as autism, attention deficit, defiance, and anxiety.

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