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Definition

A disease characterized by the clinical triad of congenital progressive hearing impairment, diabetes mellitus, and optic atrophy. The hearing impairment, which is usually diagnosed in the first decade of life, is relatively constant and alters mainly low- and middle-frequency ranges.

Acronym

WFSL

Synonyms

Hearing loss progressive with optic atrophy and/or impaired glucose regulation

Keywords

Deafness
Diabetes mellitus

 
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