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Fryns Syndrome

Fryns Syndrome: Introduction

Fryns Syndrome: A rare genetic disorder characterized by diaphragmatic abnormalities, coarse face and abnormal growth or development of ends of fingers and toes. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Fryns Syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Fryns Syndrome

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Fryns Syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Fryns Syndrome

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Disease Topics Related To Fryns Syndrome

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Less Common Symptoms of Fryns Syndrome

Fryns Syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Fryns Syndrome

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over-diagnosed,...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains a...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also kill...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning...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 »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see ...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better...read more »

Fryns Syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Fryns Syndrome

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Fryns Syndrome: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Fryns Syndrome

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Fryns Syndrome: Animations

Research about Fryns Syndrome

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Clinical Trials for Fryns Syndrome

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Statistics for Fryns Syndrome

Fryns Syndrome: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Fryns Syndrome:

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

 

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