Ring chromosome 20 syndrome

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Ring chromosome 20 syndrome

Synonyms: Ring 20 | Ring chromosome 20

A rare chromosomal disorder characterized by childhood onset drug resistant epilepsy with typical electroencephalographic findings (EEG) mild to severe intellectual disability and behavioral problems.

Data from Orphanet are used to provide information on a disease's name, synonym(s), and overview.

Reference: Access aggregated data from Orphanet at Orphadata.

Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version April 2024

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Advocacy Organizations

Ring20 Research and Support UK CIO

To provide support for individuals, families and healthcare professionals who are affected by, or who come into contact with Ring Chromosome 20 Syndrome or r(20) – a rare epilepsy syndrome – and to continuously foster interest and promote opportunities for research to improve understanding and outcomes for all those impacted.

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