#116 - Unexplained Regression in Down Syndrome


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Dr. Stephanie Santoro with the Mass General Down Syndrome Program joined the podcast to discuss a relatively newly recognized condition called by several names including Unexplained Regression in Down Syndrome (URDS), Down Syndrome Disintegrative Disorder (DSDD), or Down Syndrome Regression Disorder (DSRD). Dr. Santoro will discuss the signs of the condition and the treatment options currently being found to be helpful in the latest research.

More Information https://www.nature.com/articles/s41436-019-0706-8

Does My Loved One with Down Syndrome Have This Condition? Check Out This Regression Checklisthttps://static-content.springer.com/esm/art%3A10.1038%2Fs41436-019-0706-8/MediaObjects/41436_2019_706_MOESM2_ESM.docx

Find a Regional Down Syndrome Center Near You Down Syndrome Clinic Listing | National Down Syndrome Congress (ndsccenter.org)

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