Obesity due to SIM1 deficiency

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A rare genetic form of obesity characterized by severe early-onset obesity hyperphagia and variable presence of cognitive impairment and behavioral disorder including autistic spectrum behavior impaired concentration and memory deficit. Some patients present with Prader-Willi-like features such as hypotonia developmental delay intellectual disability short stature hypopituitarism and dysmorphic facial features.

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