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last update : 26-10-2016
Symbol HGPSA
Location 1p34.2
Name Hutchinson-Gilford progeria syndrome, atypical
Corresponding gene ZMPSTE24
Main clinical features
  • characterized by an onset of premature aging symptoms by age 2 years that include loss of hair, thin skin and progressive cardiovascular disease from which the children succumb at an average age of 13 years
  • Genetic determination not applicable
    Function/system disorder multisystem/generalized
    Type disease