German syndrome: Introduction
German syndrome: A rare disorder caused by fetal exposure to trimethadione (anticonvulsant drug) and resulting in various physical and developemental abnormalities.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of German syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of German syndrome
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symptoms of German syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
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German syndrome: Deaths
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Causes of German syndrome
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Disease Topics Related To German syndrome
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Less Common Symptoms of German syndrome
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occasional symptoms of German syndrome
German syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and German syndrome
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Undiagnosed celiac disease in pregnancy harms fetus: The failure
to diagnose the common but less known digestive disease celiac disease (see symptoms of celiac disease)
is linked to adverse fetal outcomes.
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Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status
can affect her level of fertility.
Although obesity or overweight can in themselves reduce fertility,...read more »
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German syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: German syndrome
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German syndrome: Rare Types
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German syndrome: Animations
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German syndrome: Broader Related Topics
Types of German syndrome
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Definitions of German syndrome:
German syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that German syndrome, or a subtype of German 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 German syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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