Adams Nance syndrome
Adams Nance syndrome: Introduction
Adams Nance syndrome: A rare genetic disorder characterized by rapid heartbeat, high blood pressure, small eyes and the presence of excess glycine in the urine.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Adams Nance syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Adams Nance syndrome
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symptoms of Adams Nance syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Adams Nance syndrome:
- High Cholesterol: Home Testing:
Wrongly Diagnosed with Adams Nance syndrome?
Adams Nance syndrome: Related Patient Stories
Causes of Adams Nance syndrome
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Disease Topics Related To Adams Nance syndrome
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Less Common Symptoms of Adams Nance syndrome
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Adams Nance syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Adams Nance syndrome
Metabolic syndrome often undiagnosed: Metabolic syndrome, also known as Syndrome X, is
an often overlooked medical condition that causes a cluster...read more »
Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss,
there are varying degrees of severity.
It is...read more »
Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also
many cases where people fear that they have a heart...read more »
Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations
and rapid heartbeat.
In rare cases, this undiagnosed...read more »
Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed,
leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed.
People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack,
whereas there are various less dangerous...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 pressure...read more »
Over-diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension in obese patients: A diagnosis
of pulmonary hypertension, particularly pulmonary arterial hypertension,
is often a misdiagnosis in obese patients.
Exertional dyspnea...read more »
Obesity-related conditions undiagnosed in children: A variety of conditions
are associated with obesity (see obesity), but these tend to be undiagnosed more often
in child patients than in...read more »
Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often
misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis...read more »
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Adams Nance syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Definitions of Adams Nance syndrome:
Adams Nance syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Adams Nance syndrome, or a subtype of Adams Nance syndrome,
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 Adams Nance syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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