Cataract-ataxia-deafness syndrome

What is Cataract-ataxia-deafness syndrome?

Cataract-ataxia-deafness syndrome is characterised by mild intellectual deficit, congenital cataract, progressive sensorineural deafness and ataxia. It has been described in two sisters. The inheritance is likely to be autosomal recessive.

Other condition names

  • Cataract-ataxia-hearing loss syndrome

Inheritance type

Autosomal recessive


  • Worldwide: <1 in 1,000 000

Age of Onset

  • Neonatal
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