Alströme syndrome


Alstrom Syndrome is a very rare, hereditary genetic disorder first described by C.H. Alstrom in Sweden in 1959. Since then, there have been only 50 cases reported in the medical literature.


In 1999, nineteen children and young adults, living in seven different countries, were known to have Alstrom Syndrome.

Medicine Pathology
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST