WAGR syndrome

The WAGR syndrome stands for:

  • Wilms tumours (greatly increased risk)
  • aniridia
  • genital anomalies
  • mental retardation

Pathology

Occurs from a mutation related to chromosome 11p13 which is in close proximity to WT1 gene. 

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Article Information

rID: 7903
System: Paediatrics
Section: Syndromes
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • WAGR Syndrome

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