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June 1979

Usher's Syndrome Type III

Author Affiliations

From the Division of Oral Pathology (Dr Gorlin) and the Department of Otolaryngology (Drs Gorlin, Tilsner, and Duvall), University of Minnesota Hospitals and the Children's Health Center (Ms Feinstein), Minneapolis.

Arch Otolaryngol. 1979;105(6):353-354. doi:10.1001/archotol.1979.00790180051011

• We describe a rare example of Usher's syndrome type III in a 9-year-old boy. This type is characterized by retinitis pigmentosa and progressive sensorineural deafness.

(Arch Otolaryngol 105:353-354, 1979)