Gloomy syndrome: Introduction
Gloomy syndrome: A rare genetic condition which is characterized by distinctive physical features and severe growth retardation that starts during the fetal stage. Intelligence is not affected.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Gloomy syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Gloomy syndrome
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symptoms of Gloomy syndrome
Treatments for Gloomy syndrome
- Treatment varies depending on the type and severity of symptom that develop:
- Access to programs and services as required e.g. physical therapy, speech therapy, educational support, social, vocational and medical services
- Various symptomatic and supportive measures as required
- Genetic counseling and joining a support group is recommended
- more treatments...»
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Gloomy syndrome: Complications
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Causes of Gloomy syndrome
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Gloomy syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Gloomy 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...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to...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...read more »
Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status
can affect her level of fertility.
Although obesity or overweight can in...read more »
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Gloomy syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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- Infertility Specialists:
- Pregnancy & Fertility Health Specialists:
- Womens Health Specialists:
- Child Health Specialists (Pediatrics):
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Hospitals & Clinics: Gloomy syndrome
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Gloomy syndrome: Rare Types
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Gloomy syndrome: Animations
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Prognosis for Gloomy syndrome
Prognosis for Gloomy syndrome:
The prognosis varies depending on the type and severity of symptoms that develop. Prompt diagnosis and appropriate treatment can improve prognosis and quality of life.
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Statistics for Gloomy syndrome
Gloomy syndrome: Broader Related Topics
Types of Gloomy syndrome
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Definitions of Gloomy syndrome:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Gloomy syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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