Stickler's Syndrome is a disorder affecting collagen, characterized by distinctive facial abnormalities, eye problems, hearing loss and joint problems.
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Genetics Home Reference: Stickler Syndrome
Stickler syndrome is a group of hereditary conditions characterized by a distinctive facial appearance, eye abnormalities, hearing loss and joint problems. Describes the condition and discusses how it is inherited.
Mayo Clinic: Stickler Syndrome
Provides an overview of this rare inherited disorder including symptoms, causes, risk factors, complications and treatment.
Medic8: Stickler Syndrome
Article describing this syndrome and providing information on the defective genes involved in the production of type II and type XI collagen.
National Organization for Rare Disorders: Stickler Syndrome
NORD provides information on this genetic disorder and the genes concerned. Includes links to organizations.
OMIM: Stickler Syndrome Type 2
Abstracts from various studies on the beaded vitreous type of this syndrome.
OMIM: Stickler Syndrome, Type 1
Abstracts from various research studies on the membranous vitreous type of this syndrome.
Seattle Children's Hospital: Stickler Syndrome
Provides an overview of this genetic disorder of connective tissue, the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.
Wikipedia: Stickler Syndrome
Encyclopedia article on this condition, the types, causes, symptoms, genetics, treatment and epidemiology.
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