Primary hypomagnesemia-refractory seizures-intellectual disability syndrome

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Primary hypomagnesemia-refractory seizures-intellectual disability syndrome

A rare genetic disorder of magnesium transport characterized by infantile onset of generalized seizures and severe hypomagnesemia due to massive renal magnesium wasting. Seizures persist despite magnesium supplementation and are associated with significant global developmental delay and intellectual disability. Brain MRI may show reduced cerebral volume.

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Mississippi Metabolics Foundation

Mississippi Metabolics Foundation (MMF) was founded to raise awareness, educate, and provide support to those living or caring for someone with genetic metabolic disorders/inborn errors of metabolism (IEM).

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