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Greig Cephalopolysyndactyly Syndrome

Greig Cephalopolysyndactyly Syndrome: Introduction

Greig Cephalopolysyndactyly Syndrome: A rare genetic disorder characterized by premature closing of skull bones and craniofacial abnormalities, finger and toe abnormalities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Greig Cephalopolysyndactyly Syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Greig Cephalopolysyndactyly Syndrome

Treatments for Greig Cephalopolysyndactyly Syndrome

  • Treatment varies depending on the type and severity of symptom that develop:
  • Surgery may be needed to correct defects or abnormalities e.g. webbed digits, extra digits, hydrocephalus
  • Anti-seizure medication may be needed for those who develop seizures
  • Appropriate educational support is required for those who have mental retardation or learning problems
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Greig Cephalopolysyndactyly Syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Greig Cephalopolysyndactyly Syndrome

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Greig Cephalopolysyndactyly Syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Mild traumatic brain injury often remains undiagnosed: Although the symptoms of severe brain injury are hard to miss, it is less clear for milder injuries, or...read more »

MTBI misdiagnosed as balance problem: When a person has symptoms such as vertigo or dizziness, a diagnosis of brain injury may go overlooked. This is particularly true of mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI), for which the symptoms...read more »

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Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had suffered a concussive injury in battle often were misdiagnosed on their return. A variety of symptoms can occur in post-concussion syndrome...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...read more »

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Prognosis for Greig Cephalopolysyndactyly Syndrome

Prognosis for Greig Cephalopolysyndactyly 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. Generally a good prognosis and a normal life expectancy can be expected. The main symptom of concern is the mild mental retardation that can occur in some patients.

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Definitions of Greig Cephalopolysyndactyly Syndrome:

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

Related Greig Cephalopolysyndactyly Syndrome Info

More information about Greig Cephalopolysyndactyly Syndrome

  1. Greig Cephalopolysyndactyly Syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
  9. Prognosis
 

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