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  1. Wolfram syndrome

    Wolfram syndrome, also called DIDMOAD, is a rare genetic disorder, causing diabetes mellitus, optic atrophy, and deafness as well as various other possible disorders. It was first described in four siblings in 1938 by Dr. Don J. Wolfram, M.D. The disease affects the brain and central nervous system.

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  1. Wolfram Syndrome

    A hereditary condition characterized by multiple symptoms including those of DIABETES INSIPIDUS; DIABETES MELLITUS; OPTIC ATROPHY; and DEAFNESS. This syndrome is also known as DIDMOAD (first letter of each word) and is usually associated with VASOPRESSIN deficiency. It is caused by mutations in gene WFS1 encoding wolframin, a 100-kDa transmembrane protein.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wolfram syndrome in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wolfram syndrome in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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