Mondo Description Kufor-Rakeb syndrome (KRS) is a rare genetic neurodegenerative disorder characterized by juvenile Parkinsonism, pyramidal degeneration (dystonia), supranuclear palsy, and cognitive impairment.
Uniprot Description A rare form of autosomal recessive juvenile or early-onset, levodopa-responsive parkinsonism. In addition to typical parkinsonian signs, clinical manifestations of Kufor-Rakeb syndrome include behavioral problems, facial tremor, pyramidal tract dysfunction, supranuclear gaze palsy, and dementia.
Disease Ontology Description A disease that is characterized by supranuclear gaze palsy, spasticity, and dementia and has_material_basis_in homozygous or compound heterozygous mutation in a lysosomal type 5 ATPase encoding gene (ATP13A2) on chromosome 1p36.
Mondo Term and Equivalent IDs
MONDO:0011706: Kufor-Rakeb syndrome