Lisa K Robertson

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We report two families with a variable presentation in association with a KRIT1 mutation. The index patient in Family 1 was a 9-year old girl who presented with left hemi-dystonia and a cerebral cavernous malformation was identified in the right lentiform nucleus. The maternal grandmother presented with a spinal cavernoma, which was operated at 35-years of(More)
Genetic causes of steroid-resistant nephrotic syndrome are being increasingly recognized. Mutations in NPHS2, which encodes the glomerular protein podocin, account for up to 17% of sporadic and 40% of familial cases, where they display an autosomal-recessive pattern of inheritance. This report describes a non-consanguineous family with three generations of(More)
Steinfeld syndrome (MIM #184705) was first reported in 1982. It is characterised by holoprosencephaly and limb defects, however other anomalies may also be present. Following the initial description, three further cases have been reported in the literature. We report on a 23-year-old girl, with features of microform holoprosencephaly and bilateral(More)
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