Lowe's syndrome

Lowe's syndrome

A rare inherited disorder that is distinguished by congenital cataracts, glaucoma, and severe mental retardation.
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Methods: The descriptive study was conducted at Layton Rahmatullah Benevolent Trust, Lahore, Pakistan, from October 2013 to April 2014, and comprised children under 15 years of age who had rubella syndrome, herpes simplex, birth trauma, trisomy 21, Nance-Horan syndrome or Lowe's syndrome.
The descriptive study was conducted at Layton Rahmatullah Benevolent Trust (LRBT), Lahore, Pakistan, from October 2013 to April 2014, and comprised children under 15 years of age who had rubella syndrome, herpes simplex, birth trauma, trisomy 21, Nance-Horan syndrome or Lowe's syndrome.
Lowe's syndrome was seen in 15(34.09%) cases out of which 4,3,1,1,1,1,1 was seen in age group less than or equal to 1, 2-3, 4-5, 6-7, 8-9, 10-11 and 12-13 years; no case was seen in age group 14-15 years (Figure-2).
Paul James, 27, who has Lowe's Syndrome, pioneered a "Patient's Passport" as part of his work with the County Durham Learning Disability Parliament.
Now he has enlisted the help of his hero Gordon Ramsay to organise a charity race night in aid of Lowe's Syndrome, the rare condition from which he suffers.
The epic feat will benefit charities that are dealing with Lowe's Syndrome. A number of drop-ins are expected along the nearly 3,000 mile route, including Hawk and Andy Mac.