Lowe Syndrome (Oculocerebrorenal Syndrome) Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Mar 21, 2017
  • Author: Deborah M Alcorn, MD; Chief Editor: Andrew G Lee, MD  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

The differential diagnoses of Lowe syndrome include the following:

  • Dent disease type 2
  • Congenital infections (rubella)
  • Nance-Horan syndrome
  • Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome
  • Cystinosis
  • Zellweger spectrum disorders including Zellweger syndrome, neonatal adrenoleukodystrophy (NALD), and infantile Refsum disease
  • Myotonic dystrophy type 1
  • Muscle-eye-brain disease (MEB)
  • Mitochondrial disorders
  • Wilson disease
  • Mucopolysaccharidosis