How common is Prader-Willi Syndrome?

How common is Prader-Willi Syndrome?

It is estimated that one in 12,000 to 15,000 people has PWS. Although considered a “rare” disorder, Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS) is one of the most common conditions seen in genetics clinics and is the most common genetic cause of obesity that has been identified. PWS is found in people of both sexes and all races.

2017-06-20T16:10:04+00:00 June 20th, 2017|