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Diseases » Barber-Say syndrome » Summary
 

What is Barber-Say syndrome?

What is Barber-Say syndrome?

  • Barber-Say syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized primarily by excessive hair growth, skin anomaly, large mouth and outward turned eyelids (ectropion).

Barber-Say syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Barber-Say syndrome, or a subtype of Barber-Say 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 Barber-Say syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Barber-Say syndrome: Introduction

Types of Barber-Say syndrome:

Broader types of Barber-Say syndrome:

How serious is Barber-Say syndrome?

Complications of Barber-Say syndrome: see complications of Barber-Say syndrome

What causes Barber-Say syndrome?

Causes of Barber-Say syndrome: see causes of Barber-Say syndrome

What are the symptoms of Barber-Say syndrome?

Symptoms of Barber-Say syndrome: see symptoms of Barber-Say syndrome

Complications of Barber-Say syndrome: see complications of Barber-Say syndrome

Barber-Say syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Barber-Say syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Barber-Say syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Barber-Say syndrome: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Barber-Say syndrome.
Treatments for Barber-Say syndrome: see treatments for Barber-Say syndrome
Research for Barber-Say syndrome: see research for Barber-Say syndrome

Name and Aliases of Barber-Say syndrome

Main name of condition: Barber-Say syndrome

Other names or spellings for Barber-Say syndrome:

Hypertrichosis atrophic skin ectropion macrostomia, Hypertrichosis, atrophic skin, ectropion, and macrostomia

Hypertrichosis, atrophic skin, ectropion, and macrostomia
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Barber-Say syndrome: Related Conditions

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