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Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome

Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome: Introduction

Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome: A rare syndrome characterized by thin hair shafts, short stature, short limbs and other skeletal abnormalities. The condition is identical to the skeletal abnormality component of cartilage-hair hypoplasia syndrome. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome

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Causes of Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome

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Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome

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 symptoms are anal itch ...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal...read more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple...read more »

Rare form of hair loss often misdiagnosed: a rare form of extreme hair loss called "Atrichia with papular lesions" (APL) is often misdiagnosed as alopecia totalis. Researchers estimate that about 1 per 100 diagnoses of alopecia...read more »

Hair and scalp disorders misdiagnosed in African Americans: A higher than average percentage of misdiagnoses of hair or scalp disorders seem to occur in African Americans. Some of the overlooked hair/scalp conditions include ...read more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children. See misdiagnosis of...read more »

Psoriatic arthritis often undiagnosed cause of joint conditions: Patients with the skin condition psoriasis can also have the related arthritis subtype called " psoriatic...read more »

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Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome, or a subtype of Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

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