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Aicardi–Goutières Syndrome

Other Names for this Disorder

Linked Genes, Disorders and Diseases

  • AGS

  •  Aicardi Goutieres syndrome

  • Encephalopathy, familial infantile, with calcification of basal ganglia and chronic cerebrospinal fluid lymphocytosis

  • Pseudotoxoplasmosis syndrome

  •  Encephalopathy with intracranial calcification and chronic lymphocytosis of cerebrospinal fluid

  •   Cree Encephalitis

  • Encephalopathy with basal ganglia calcification

Similar Disorders 

  • aicardi-goutieres syndrome 1

  • aicardi-goutieres syndrome 3

  • aicardi-goutieres syndrome 2

  • aicardi-goutieres syndrome 5

  • aicardi-goutieres syndrome 7

  • singleton-merten syndrome

  • familial chilblain lupus

  • early onset absence epilepsy

  • chilblain lupus 1

  • aicardi-goutieres syndrome 4

  • Intellectual disability

  • Physical disability

  • Epilepsy

  • Painful, itchy skin lesion (chilblains)

  • Vision problems

  • Joint and muscle stiffness (spasticity)

  • Involuntary muscle twisting and contractions (dystonia)

  •  Weak muscle tone (hypotonia) in the torso.

  • Related Genes

    • SHISA5 TREX1



    • SAMHD1 TLDC2

    • GCA IFIH1

    • GCA IFIH1

    • SAMHD1 TMEM173 TREX1



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