Mondo Description Any Bardet-Biedl syndrome in which the cause of the disease is a mutation in the TTC8 gene.
Uniprot Description A syndrome characterized by usually severe pigmentary retinopathy, early-onset obesity, polydactyly, hypogenitalism, renal malformation and mental retardation. Secondary features include diabetes mellitus, hypertension and congenital heart disease. Bardet-Biedl syndrome inheritance is autosomal recessive, but three mutated alleles (two at one locus, and a third at a second locus) may be required for clinical manifestation of some forms of the disease.
Mondo Term and Equivalent IDs
MONDO:0014436: Bardet-Biedl syndrome 8