What is OMIM?
"OMIM is a comprehensive, authoritative, and timely compendium of human genes and genetic phenotypes. The full-text, referenced overviews in OMIM contain information on all known mendelian disorders and over 12,000 genes. OMIM focuses on the relationship between phenotype and genotype. It is updated daily, and the entries contain copious links to other genetics resources."
Did you know FMD has a OMIM Number?
Why would you want to know the OMIM of a disease?
It is another way to look up information and articles. Remember an educated patient is an empowered patient. Understanding your disease leads to informed decision making regarding your health.