About Ligase IV Syndrome
Information Being Reviewed and Updated
How common is Ligase IV Syndrome?
What causes Ligase IV Syndrome?
Is Ligase IV Syndrome inherited?
What gene is associated with Ligase IV Syndrome?
How is a diagnosis made?
What are the physical characteristics?
What are the associated medical problems?
What are things to watch out for?
What are the best care practices?
Research/Clinical papers available
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