What is the common name for Progeria?

Answer Progeria (pronounced proJEERIA) is the common name. The correct full name for it is Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome and is caused by a mutation in the Lamin A/C

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Who is likely to get progeria?

It could be an indication of Liver infections, such as hepatitis Biliary cirrhosis Gallstones Anatomic abnormalities of the intestines or bile ducts present at birth (congenital) Inborn errors of ... Read More »

How do you get progeria?

It accrues by some thing by the cells divide and when they split something goes wrong with all the cells division so yea there's your answer.

How do you know if you have progeria?

You are a child who looks like a very old person. Bald, wrinkly, bad eyes, etc.

Is Progeria a mutation?

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