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What is Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome?

What is Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome?

  • Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome: A rare lethal syndrome characterized primarily by hydrocephalus, heart malformations, and increased bone density. Only a couple of cases have been reported.

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

Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome: Introduction

Types of Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome:

Broader types of Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome:

What causes Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome?

Causes of Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome: see causes of Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome

What are the symptoms of Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome?

Symptoms of Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome: see symptoms of Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome

Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome: Neonatologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome.
Treatments for Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome: see treatments for Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome

Name and Aliases of Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome

Main name of condition: Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome

Other names or spellings for Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome:

Beemer lethal malformation syndrome, Hydrocephalus, cardiac malformation, dense bones, etc, Peculiar facial appearance, hydrocephalus, double-outlet right ventricle, genital anomalies and dense bones with lethal outcome

Beemer lethal malformation syndrome, Hydrocephalus, cardiac malformation, dense bones, etc, Peculiar facial appearance, hydrocephalus, double-outlet right ventricle, genital anomalies and dense bones with lethal outcome
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Beemer-Ertbruggen syndrome: Related Conditions

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