Laurence-Moon Syndrome


Laurence Moon Biedl Syndrome

Laurence Moon Syndrome

Laurence-Moon-Biedl Syndrome

Syndrome, Laurence-Moon

Syndrome, Laurence-Moon-Biedl

An autosomal recessive condition characterized by hypogonadism; spinocerebellar degeneration; MENTAL RETARDATION; RETINITIS PIGMENTOSA; and OBESITY. This syndrome was previously referred to as Laurence-Moon-Biedl syndrome until BARDET-BIEDL SYNDROME was identified as a distinct entity. (From N Engl J Med. 1989 Oct 12;321(15):1002-9)