Senior-Løken syndrome (SLS) is an autosomal recessive condition in which nephronophthisis is present in combination with retinitis pigmentosa or Leber congenital amaurosis. The prevalence is estimated at about 1:1,000,000. Similar to nephronophthisis, Senior-Løken syndrome is counted among the so-called ciliopathies. This group of diseases shows great gene locus heterogeneity. At present, nine associated genes are known for SLS.
Kaur et al. 2016, J Clin Diagn Res 10:SD03 / Ronquillo et al. 2012, Vision Res 75:88 / Salomon et al. 2009, Pediatr Nephrol 24:2333