Female Reproductive Diseases
- BRCA1 Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome
Other Names: BROVCA1, Familial susceptibility to breast-ovarian cancer 1 BRCA1 Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome (BRCA1 HBOC) is an inherited condition that is characterized by an increased risk for a variety of different cancers. Women wit …
- CHARGE Syndrome
CHARGE syndrome is a complex genetic condition, which affects multiple systems in the body and sensory systems. It is the leading genetic cause of deafblindness worldwide, occurring in approximately 1 in 10,000 births.
- Cushing’s Syndrome
Cushing’s syndrome is a rare endocrine disorder caused by prolonged exposure of the body’s tissues to high levels of cortisol (a hormone produced by the adrenal gland).
- Sickle Cell Anemia
Other Names: HbS disease; Hemoglobin S Disease; Sickling disorder due to hemoglobin S. Sickle cell anemia is is an inherited form of anemia — a condition in which there aren’t enough healthy red blood cells to carry adequate oxygen throughout your bod …
- WAGR Syndrome
WAGR syndrome is a rare genetic syndrome in which there is a predisposition to several conditions, including certain malignancies, distinctive eye abnormalities, and/or intellectual disability.