deafness autosomal recessive type 79

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deafness autosomal recessive type 79

A severe to profound autosomal recessive form (OMIM:613307) of prelingual nonsyndromic sensorineural hearing loss.

Molecular pathology
Defects of TPRN, which encodes a sensory epithelial protein, cause deafness autosomal recessive type 79.