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deafness autosomal dominant type 20 (DFNA20)

DFNA20/26 is a form of sensorineural hearing loss. Sensorineural deafness results from damage to the neural receptors of the inner ear, the nerve pathways to the brain, or the area of the brain that receives sound information.

OTHER NAME(S): Deafness, autosomal dominant 20/26
dominant deafness type 26

ABREVIATION(S):
DFNA20
DFNA26
DFNA20/26

TYPE: deafness (hearing impairment)

Related patway(s): chromatin remodeling

DNAtraffic protein(s) related to disease: ACTG1

OMIM: 604717

Last modification date: Aug. 21, 2011