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Dandy-Walker malformation postaxial polydactyly

Dandy-Walker malformation postaxial polydactyly: Introduction

Dandy-Walker malformation postaxial polydactyly: A very rare syndrome where the Dandy-Walker malformation is associated with extra fingers and toes. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Dandy-Walker malformation postaxial polydactyly is available below.

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Definitions of Dandy-Walker malformation postaxial polydactyly:

Dandy-Walker malformation postaxial polydactyly is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Dandy-Walker malformation postaxial polydactyly, or a subtype of Dandy-Walker malformation postaxial polydactyly, 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 Dandy-Walker malformation postaxial polydactyly as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

 

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