A Case Report of Wolfram Syndrome

Ahmadzade, Faraji
2014 Arak Medical University Journal (AMUJ)   unpublished
Wolfram syndrome is a rare neurodegenerative autosomal recessive disorder that occurs in association with diabetes mellitus, diabetes insipidus, optic nerve atrophy, hearing loss, urinary tract infection and nervous complications. Case: The present report belongs to a 24 year old girl who was affected by diabetes mellitus in age of 10 years old and has been affected by diabetes insipidus, recurrent UTI, hearing loss and other disorders since 20 years old. Conclusion: Control of blood glucose in
more » ... proper control of type 1 diabetes and regular fundoscopy for early detection of optic atrophy are important in this syndrome and preparing hearing and vision aids improve the quality of life in these patients.