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Primary Etiologies of Deaf-Blindness - Alphabetically


Primary Etiologies of Deaf-Blindness - Alphabetically

by National Center on Deaf-Blindness on Sep 12, 2016
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2015 Deaf-Blind Child Count

Etiology by Alphabetical order

Frequency

Aicardi syndrome

37

Alport syndrome

3

Alstrom syndrome

25

Apert syndrome/Acrocephalosyndactyly, Type 1

4

Bardet-Biedl syndrome (Laurence Moon-Biedl)

12

Batten disease

6

CHARGE Syndrome

926

Chromosome 18, Ring 18

27

Cockayne syndrome

15

Cornelia de Lange

101

Cri du chat syndrome (Chromosome 5p- synd)

19

Crouzon syndrome (Craniofacial Dysotosis)

15

Dandy Walker syndrome

120

Down syndrome (Trisomy 21 syndrome)

286

Goldenhar syndrome

98

Hand-Schuller-Christian (Histiocytosis X)

1

Hallgren syndrome

1

Herpes-Zoster (or Hunt)

1

Hunter Syndrome (MPS II)

4

Hurler syndrome (MPS I-H)

15

Kearns-Sayre syndrome

5

Klippel-Feil sequence

4

Kniest Dysplasia

11

Leber congenital amaurosis

41

Leigh Disease

3

Marfan syndrome

2

Marshall syndrome

24

Maroteaux-Lamy syndrome (MPS VI)

2

Moebius syndrome

50

Monosomy 10p

4

Morquio syndrome (MPS IV-B)

2

NF1 - Neurofibromatosis (von Recklinghausen dis)

10

NF2 - Bilateral Acoustic Neurofibromatosis

9

Norrie disease

42

Optico-Cochleo-Dentate Degeneration

2

Pfieffer syndrome

26

Prader-Willi

6

Pierre-Robin syndrome

41

Refsum syndrome

18

Smith-Lemli-Opitz (SLO) syndrome

4

Stickler syndrome

127

Sturge-Weber syndrome

12

Treacher Collins syndrome

20

Trisomy 13 (Trisomy 13-15, Patau syndrome)

57

Trisomy 18 (Edwards syndrome)

45

Turner syndrome

10

Usher I syndrome

214

Usher II syndrome

72

Usher III syndrome

9

Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada syndrome

1

Waardenburg syndrome

25

Wildervanck syndrome

1

Wolf-Hirschhorn syndrome (Trisomy 4p)

69

OTHER: Hereditary Synd/ Disorders

1557

Congenital Rubella

40

Congenital Toxoplasmosis

10

Cytomegalovirus (CMV)

304

Fetal Alcohol syndrome

19

Hydrocephaly

214

Maternal Drug Use

78

Microcephaly

213

Neonatal Herpes Simplex (HSV)

7

OTHER: Pre-Natal/ Congenital Complications

482

Asphyxia

196

Direct Trauma to the eye and/or ear

8

Encephalitis

59

Infections

40

Meningitis

156

Severe Head Injury

170

Stroke

46

Tumors

86

Chemically Induced

17

OTHER: Post-Natal/ Non-Congenital

394

Complication of Prematurity

1039

No Determination of Etiology

1755


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