Mondo Description MORM syndrome is characterised by the association of intellectual deficit, truncal obesity, retinal dystrophy and micropenis. It has been described in 14 individuals from a consanguineous family. It is transmitted in an autosomal recessive manner. The causative locus has been mapped to chromosome region 9q34.
Uniprot Description An autosomal recessive disorder characterized by moderate mental retardation, truncal obesity, congenital non-progressive retinal dystrophy, and micropenis in males. The phenotype is similar to Bardet-Biedl syndrome and Cohen syndrome Distinguishing features are the age of onset, the non-progressive nature of the visual impairment, lack of dysmorphic facies, skin or gingival infection, microcephaly, mottled retina, polydactyly, and testicular anomalies.
Mondo Term and Equivalent IDs
MONDO:0012423: MORM syndrome