hypophrenia

hypophrenia

[‚hī·pə′frē·nē·ə]
(psychology)
Mental retardation.
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Oculopharyngeal weakness, hypophrenia, deafness, and impaired vision: A novel autosomal dominant myopathy with rimmed vacuoles.
Clinical features were characterized as dysarthria, dysphagia, external ophthalmoplegia, limb weakness, hypophrenia, deafness, and impaired vision.
This family manifested dysarthria, dysphagia, external ophthalmoplegia, limb weakness, hypophrenia, deafness, and visual deterioration, in an autosomal dominant inheritance.
Among all of the 11 patients considered in this family, dysarthria was present in nine patients, dysphagia in six, external ophthalmoplegia in six, limb weakness in five, hypophrenia in four, deafness in two, and visual deterioration in one.
Here, we described a family of autosomal dominant myopathy with rimmed vacuole, characterized by hypophrenia, dysarthria, dysphagia, external ophthalmoplegia, limb weakness, deafness, and visual deterioration.