Existe-t-il un lien entre le syndrome d’Usher de type II et les problèmes d’équilibre ou de vertige ? Document-synthèse de veille informationnelle.

Usher syndrome type II is characterized by moderate to severe congenital deafness, normal vestibular function, and retinitis pigmentosa usually appearing in the patient’s late twenties or early thirties. Clinicians in the deaf-blindness program run jointly by the INLB and the IRD have noticed that certain individuals with this form of the syndrome complain of vertigo, dizziness and loss of balance.

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Date: 10/21/2009
Author: Duquette, Josée
Organization: Longueuil : Institut Nazareth et Louis-Braille.
Only for Members: No
Content type: Scientific publications
Tags: deafblindness, mobility
Categories: Overall support