Acrodysplasia scoliosis: Introduction
Acrodysplasia scoliosis: A rare inherited genetic disorder characterized by short fingers and toes, scoliosis and other spine anomalies.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Acrodysplasia scoliosis is available below.
Symptoms of Acrodysplasia scoliosis
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symptoms of Acrodysplasia scoliosis
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Acrodysplasia scoliosis:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Acrodysplasia scoliosis?
Causes of Acrodysplasia scoliosis
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Disease Topics Related To Acrodysplasia scoliosis
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Acrodysplasia scoliosis: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Acrodysplasia scoliosis
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms.
Although the most common...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course, also...read more »
Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps,
particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes....read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the...read more »
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Acrodysplasia scoliosis: Research Doctors & Specialists
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- Child Health Specialists (Pediatrics):
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Hospitals & Clinics: Acrodysplasia scoliosis
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Types of Acrodysplasia scoliosis
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Definitions of Acrodysplasia scoliosis:
Acrodysplasia scoliosis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Acrodysplasia scoliosis, or a subtype of Acrodysplasia scoliosis,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Acrodysplasia scoliosis as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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