DIDMOAD


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DIDMOAD

An acronym for Wolfram syndrome, which comprises diabetes insipidus, diabetes mellitus, optic atrophy, and deafness.
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An autosomal recessive [MIM 222300] condition characterised by diabetes insipidus, non-autoimmune type 1 diabetes mellitus, optic atrophy, sensorineural deafness and further neurological and endocrinological abnormalities. Death occurs prematurely, often from respiratory failure associated with brainstem atrophy
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Neurodegeneration and diabetes: UK nationwide study of Wolfram (DIDMOAD) syndrome.
The syndrome is also known as DIDMOAD (Diabetes Insipidus, Diabetes Mellitus, Optic Atrophy, and Deafness).
The disease is also known as the DIDMOAD syndrome (diabetes insipidus, diabetes mellitus, optic atrophy, deafness).
Wolfram's syndrome or DIDMOAD comprises Diabetes Insipidus Diabetes Mellitus Optic Atrophy and Deafness.