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Susac syndrome


Other Names for this Disease

  • Retinocochleocerebral vasculopathy
  • SICRET (small infarction of cochlear, retinal, and encephalic tissue) syndrome
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Inheritance

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Is Susac syndrome inherited?

To our knowledge, there is no evidence that Susac syndrome is inherited, and no familial cases of Susac syndrome have been reported. Cases described in the medical literature have occurred in people with no known history of the condition in their family.
Last updated: 7/21/2014


Other Names for this Disease
  • Retinocochleocerebral vasculopathy
  • SICRET (small infarction of cochlear, retinal, and encephalic tissue) syndrome
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.