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Term:Kennedy's disease
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Definition:An X-linked recessive form of spinal muscular atrophy. It is due to a mutation of the gene encoding the ANDROGEN RECEPTOR.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: KD;   KENNEDY SPINAL AND BULBAR MUSCULAR ATROPHY;   Kennedy Syndrome;   Kennedy disease;   Kennedys disease;   SBMA;   SMAX1;   SPINAL AND BULBAR MUSCULAR ATROPHY;   X linked bulbospinal muscular atrophy;   X-linked bulbo-spinal atrophies;   X-linked bulbo-spinal atrophy;   X-linked bulbospinal neuronopathy, recessive;   X-linked spinal and bulbar muscular atrophy;   X-linked spinal and bulbar muscular atrophy 1;   XBSN;   spinal bulbar muscular atrophy;   spinobulbar muscular atrophy
 primary_id: MESH:D055534
 alt_id: MESH:C537017;   OMIM:313200;   RDO:0002765;   RDO:0002766
 xref: GARD:6818;   NCI:C85233
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Symbol Object Name JBrowse Chr Start Stop Reference
G Ar androgen receptor JBrowse link X 67,656,253 67,828,998 RGD:734599
G Gdnf glial cell derived neurotrophic factor JBrowse link 2 56,884,181 56,912,964 RGD:6218978

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    Developmental Diseases 9280
      Congenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities 8094
        genetic disease 7612
          Nervous System Heredodegenerative Disorders 1896
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  disease 15992
    disease of anatomical entity 15263
      nervous system disease 10756
        peripheral nervous system disease 2359
          neuropathy 2174
            neuromuscular disease 1706
              motor neuron disease 363
                spinal muscular atrophy 126
                  Kennedy's disease 2
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