Hypochondroplasia: A rare genetic disorder characterized by short stature which becomes more obvious during and after childhood.
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causes, and treatments of Hypochondroplasia is available below.
Symptoms of Hypochondroplasia
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symptoms of Hypochondroplasia
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Hypochondroplasia?
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Causes of Hypochondroplasia
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Disease Topics Related To Hypochondroplasia
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Less Common Symptoms of Hypochondroplasia
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occasional symptoms of Hypochondroplasia
Hypochondroplasia: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Hypochondroplasia
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....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 course, also fail to be diagnosed...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 measure blood pressure can...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 children.
See misdiagnosis...read more »
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Types of Hypochondroplasia
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Definitions of Hypochondroplasia:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Hypochondroplasia as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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