Angelman Syndrome (Happy Puppet Syndrome)

About- Angelman syndrome also known as happy puppet syndrome is a genetic disorder causing developmental disabilities and nerve-related symptoms.

Symptoms-
 Developmental delays
 Intellectual disability
 Speech problem
 Balance disorder and movement problems
 Happy, excitable personality
 Small head and a specific facial appearance
 Seizures
 Sleeping problem
 Stiff or jerky movements 

Causes-
Angelman syndrome is a genetic disorder. It's usually caused by problems with a gene located on chromosome 15 called the ubiquitin protein ligase E3A (UBE3A) gene.
 
Specialists to Visit

 Medical Geneticist
 Paediatrician
 Neurologist
 Physiotherapist
 Occupational Therapist
 Speech Therapist

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References-
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov
https://www.angelman.org
https://www.nhs.uk
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://rarediseases.org
 

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