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Angelman Syndrome

Angelman Syndrome is categorized as a rare disease. Angelman syndrome is a genetic disorder caused by deletion of genes on chromosome 15 and it typically characterized by developmental delay, sleep disturbance, seizures, jerky movements, and frequent laughter or smiling. Angelman Syndrome as a syndrome, reflects a set of signs and symptoms that in most cases occur together and which indicates increased chances of developing a particular disease or already the presence of it. If you suffer from a rare disease like this one, if you want to know more information about this illness, you want to share your problems or you seek for support, check our dedicated forum about rare diseases where issues about Angelman Syndrome are discussed (discussions about treatments, medications, pathology, signs, symptoms of Angelman Syndrome, etc...).
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