Larsen syndrome: Introduction
Larsen syndrome: A rare genetic disorder characterized by multiple joint dislocation, a flat face and short fingernails.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Larsen syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Larsen syndrome
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symptoms of Larsen syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Larsen syndrome:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Larsen syndrome?
Larsen syndrome: Deaths
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Larsen syndrome: Complications
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Causes of Larsen syndrome
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Disease Topics Related To Larsen syndrome
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Less Common Symptoms of Larsen syndrome
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occasional symptoms of Larsen syndrome
Larsen syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
- Sexual Disorders & STDs -- serious diseases often undiagnosed:
- Child Health Disorders -- serious medical disorders that may be undiagnosed:
- more undiagnosed conditions...»
Misdiagnosis and Larsen 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 common symptoms are anal itch ...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 with...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...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...read more »
Psoriatic arthritis often undiagnosed cause of joint conditions: Patients with the skin condition psoriasis
can also have the related arthritis subtype called "...read more »
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Larsen syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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- Bone, Joint and Orthopedic Specialists:
- Ear, Nose & Throat Specialists:
- Child Health Specialists (Pediatrics):
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Hospitals & Clinics: Larsen syndrome
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Larsen syndrome
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Statistics for Larsen syndrome
Larsen syndrome: Broader Related Topics
Types of Larsen syndrome
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Definitions of Larsen syndrome:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Larsen syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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