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Schwartz Jampel syndrome type 1

Other Names for this Disease
  • Chondrodystrophic myotonia
  • Myotonic myopathy dwarfism chondrodystrophy and ocular and facial abnormalities
  • Schwartz Jampel Aberfeld syndrome
  • Schwartz Jampel syndrome
  • SJA syndrome
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Organizations Supporting this Disease

  • National Association for Parents of Children with Visual Impairments (NAPVI)
    P.O. Box 317
    Watertown, MA 02471
    Toll-free: 800-562-6265
    Telephone: 617-972-7441
    Fax: 617-972-7444

Social Networking Websites

  • is a Web site and blog that collects firsthand stories from people facing issues, making tough decisions, and using genomic (DNA) information in their own healthcare. Click on the link to learn from their experiences and/or submit your own story.
  • RareShare is an online social hub dedicated to patients, families and healthcare professionals affected by rare medical disorders.

Organizations Providing General Support