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Autosomal dominant nonsyndromic hearing loss 6(LFSNHL)

MedGen UID:
331419
Concept ID:
C1833021
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Autosomal dominant nonsyndromic deafness 6; DEAFNESS, AUTOSOMAL DOMINANT 14; DEAFNESS, AUTOSOMAL DOMINANT 38; DEAFNESS, AUTOSOMAL DOMINANT 6; DFNA6/14/38 Nonsyndromic Low-Frequency Sensorineural Hearing Loss; LFSNHL; WFS1-Related Disorders; WFS1-Related Low-Frequency Sensory Hearing Loss
 
Gene (location): WFS1 (4p16.1)
Related gene: CISD2
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0010963
OMIM®: 600965

Definition

WFS1 Wolfram syndrome spectrum disorder (WFS1-WSSD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder characterized by onset of diabetes mellitus (DM) and optic atrophy (OA) before age 16 years, and typically associated with other endocrine abnormalities, sensorineural hearing loss, and progressive neurologic abnormalities (cerebellar ataxia, peripheral neuropathy, dementia, psychiatric illness, and urinary tract atony). Although DM is mostly insulin-dependent, overall the course is milder (with lower prevalence of microvascular disease) than that seen in isolated DM. OA typically results in significantly reduced visual acuity in the first decade. Sensorineural hearing impairment ranges from congenital deafness to milder, sometimes progressive, hearing impairment. [from GeneReviews]

Additional description

From OMIM
Low frequency sensorineural hearing loss is an unusual type of hearing loss in which frequencies of 2,000 Hz and below are predominantly affected. Many patients have tinnitus, but there are otherwise no associated features such as vertigo. Because high frequency hearing is generally preserved, LFSNHL patients retain excellent understanding of speech, although presbycusis or noise exposure may cause high frequency loss later in life. LFSNHL worsens over time without progressing to profound deafness; in contrast, low frequency hearing loss linked to DFNA1 (124900), caused by mutations in the DIAPH1 gene (602121), is associated with progression to profound deafness by the fourth decade of life (summary by Bespalova et al., 2001).  http://www.omim.org/entry/600965

Clinical features

From HPO
Progressive sensorineural hearing impairment
MedGen UID:
335894
Concept ID:
C1843156
Disease or Syndrome
A progressive form of sensorineural hearing impairment.
Low-frequency sensorineural hearing impairment
MedGen UID:
816775
Concept ID:
C3810445
Finding
A form of sensorineural hearing impairment that affects primarily the lower frequencies.

Term Hierarchy

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PubMed

Oh KS, Walls D, Joo SY, Kim JA, Yoo JE, Koh YI, Kim DH, Rim JH, Choi HJ, Kim HY, Yu S, Smith RJ, Choi JY, Gee HY, Jung J
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Recent clinical studies

Etiology

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Diagnosis

Oh KS, Walls D, Joo SY, Kim JA, Yoo JE, Koh YI, Kim DH, Rim JH, Choi HJ, Kim HY, Yu S, Smith RJ, Choi JY, Gee HY, Jung J
Hum Genet 2022 Apr;141(3-4):889-901. Epub 2021 Sep 16 doi: 10.1007/s00439-021-02368-y. PMID: 34529116Free PMC Article
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Therapy

Kim HJ, Won HH, Park KJ, Hong SH, Ki CS, Cho SS, Venselaar H, Vriend G, Kim JW
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Prognosis

Lim HD, Lee SM, Yun YJ, Lee DH, Lee JH, Oh SH, Lee SY
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Clinical prediction guides

Lim HD, Lee SM, Yun YJ, Lee DH, Lee JH, Oh SH, Lee SY
BMC Med Genomics 2023 Apr 11;16(1):79. doi: 10.1186/s12920-023-01506-x. PMID: 37041640Free PMC Article
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Hum Genet 2022 Apr;141(3-4):889-901. Epub 2021 Sep 16 doi: 10.1007/s00439-021-02368-y. PMID: 34529116Free PMC Article
Li Q, Liang P, Wang S, Li W, Wang J, Yang Y, An X, Chen J, Zha D
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Recent systematic reviews

Lim HD, Lee SM, Yun YJ, Lee DH, Lee JH, Oh SH, Lee SY
BMC Med Genomics 2023 Apr 11;16(1):79. doi: 10.1186/s12920-023-01506-x. PMID: 37041640Free PMC Article

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