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Usher Syndrome

  • By: Gautam J. Desai & Erin Smith MS, II
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Usher Syndrome is the most common condition that involves both hearing and visual disturbances. Between 3–6 percent of deaf children or children with hearing impairment have Usher's, roughly four in 100,000 live births in the United States. Signs and symptoms include ...

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