DIDMOAD | definition of DIDMOAD by Medical dictionary
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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
An acronym for Wolfram syndrome
, which comprises d
, and d
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A DIDMOAD syndrome family with juvenile glaucoma and myopia findings.
Features of the patients with DIDMOAD syndrome Patients Mean [+ or -] SD Range Age (years) 18.
Wolfram's syndrome or DIDMOAD
comprises Diabetes Insipidus Diabetes Mellitus Optic Atrophy and Deafness.