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Leprechaunism

Leprechaunism: Introduction

Leprechaunism: A very rare genetic disorder characterized by insulin resistance which leads to growth delay and endocrine system abnormalities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Leprechaunism is available below.

Symptoms of Leprechaunism

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Leprechaunism:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Leprechaunism?

Leprechaunism: Complications

Read more about complications of Leprechaunism.

Causes of Leprechaunism

Read more about causes of Leprechaunism.

Disease Topics Related To Leprechaunism

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Leprechaunism: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Leprechaunism

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Leprechaunism: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Leprechaunism

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Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Leprechaunism, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Research about Leprechaunism

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Clinical Trials for Leprechaunism

The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

Some of the clinical trials listed on ClinicalTrials.gov for Leprechaunism include:

Statistics for Leprechaunism

Leprechaunism: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Leprechaunism:

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

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Leprechaunism as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

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More information about Leprechaunism

  1. Leprechaunism: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Complications
 

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