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Year : 2020  |  Volume : 65  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 299-303

Sisters with no pain, no tears: A report of a new variant of hereditary sensory and autonomic neuropathy (Type IX) Caused by a novel SCN11A mutation


Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, K. J. Somaiya Medical College, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Shital Poojary
OPD 26, 6th Floor, Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, K. J. Somaiya Medical College, Everard Nagar, Sion Chunnabhatti, Mumbai - 400 022, Maharashtra
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DOI: 10.4103/ijd.IJD_416_18

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Lack of pain sensation in children involves a rare group of heritable disorders; hereditary sensory and autonomic neuropathy (HSAN). Till date, eight types of HSAN have been described depending on the clinical phenotype and the underlying gene mutation. We report a new variant of HSAN (Type IX) in two siblings (of Indian origin) with a novel mutation of SCN11Agene and a distinct clinical phenotype.


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