Primrose syndrome

Common Name(s)

Primrose syndrome

Primrose syndrome is characterized by severe learning disabilities, bony ear cartilage, a hard bony growth in the roof of the mouth, cystic changes on the top of the upper arm and leg bones, cataracts, hearing loss, adult-onset progressive ataxia and nervous system disease, and brain calcification. The cause of the condition is currently unknown. Treatment is supportive.
 

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The terms "Primrose syndrome" returned 2 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Motor tics, stereotypies, and self-flagellation in primrose syndrome.
 

Author(s): P Dalal, N D Leslie, N M Lindor, D L Gilbert, A J Espay

Journal: Neurology. 2010 Jul;75(3):284-6.

 

Last Updated: 20 Jul 2010

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Cognitive behaviour therapy for the chronic fatigue syndrome. Evening primrose oil and magnesium have been shown to be effective.
 

Author(s): S A Chilton

Journal: BMJ. 1996 Apr;312(7038):1096; author reply 1098.

 

Last Updated: 12 Jun 1996

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