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Hyalinosis, infantile systemic

Hyalinosis, infantile systemic: Introduction

Hyalinosis, infantile systemic: A rare genetic disorder involving abnormal deposits of hyaline throughout various body tissues. Manifestations include progressive joint contractures, skin abnormalities and pain. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Hyalinosis, infantile systemic is available below.

Symptoms of Hyalinosis, infantile systemic

  • Painful swollen joint contractures
  • Reduced spontaneous infant movement
  • Reduced skin elasticity
  • Skin thickening
  • Increased skin pigmentation on prominences
  • more symptoms...»

Treatments for Hyalinosis, infantile systemic

  • There is no specific treatment but various therapeutic measures may be adopted:
  • Access to programs and services as required e.g. physical therapy, nutritional advice
  • Various symptomatic and supportive measures as required
  • Genetic counseling and joining a support group is recommended
  • more treatments...»

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Hyalinosis, infantile systemic: Complications

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Causes of Hyalinosis, infantile systemic

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Hyalinosis, infantile systemic: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Hyalinosis, infantile systemic

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Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed. The main problem is...read more »

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Psoriatic arthritis often undiagnosed cause of joint conditions: Patients with the skin condition psoriasis can also have the related arthritis subtype called "psoriatic arthritis"....read more »

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Hyalinosis, infantile systemic: Rare Types

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Prognosis for Hyalinosis, infantile systemic

Prognosis for Hyalinosis, infantile systemic: The condition is progressive and patients may die in the first years of life - usually as a result of respiratory infections and diarrhea. Patients may survive to adulthood but their movement is severely restricted due to joint contractures and pain. Supportive measures may improve the quality of life.

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  1. Hyalinosis, infantile systemic: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
  9. Prognosis
 

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