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Waardenburg Syndrome is often referred to as Waardenburg Shah Syndrome or Waardenburg-Klein syndrome. It is one of the rare genetic disorders which is defined by different levels of deafness. There are high chances that the problem is present from birth and would include symptoms like minor defects in structures arising from the neural crest. Babies with this disease would have pale skin and blue eyes of different colors and they are prone to hearing loss and issues.
HOW IS WAARDENBURG SYNDROME DIAGNOSED?
Doing an audiological test is recommended and it would be conducted at an ENT or relevant doctors.
HOW IS WAARDENBURG SYNDROME TREATED?
There is no treatment for Waardenburg Syndrome, only symptoms can be addressed. Special diets to ease constipation are prescribed. Hearing can be aided by a hearing aid.
DID YOU KNOW?
Complications may include:
• Constipation severe enough to require part of large bowel to be removed
• Hearing loss
• Self-esteem problems, or other problems related to appearance
• Slight decreased intellectual functioning (possible, unusual)
• Slight increased risk for muscle tumor called rhabdomyosarcoma