ALDH18A1-related De Barsy syndrome
Synonyms: Delta-1-pyrroline 5-carboxylate synthetase deficiency | Neurocutaneous syndrome, Bicknell type | P5CS deficiency
A rare genetic neurometabolic disease characterized by prenatal and postnatal growth retardation hypotonia failure to thrive large and late-closing fontanel development delay cutis laxa joint laxity progeroid appearance and dysmorphic facial features. In addition corneal opacities cataracts myopia seizures hyperreflexia and athetoid movements have also been associated.
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